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Metcalf (Schooner), sunk, 1 Oct 1861


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METCALFE Schooner, cargo coal, lost near the Ducks, Lake Ontario. Total.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Jan. 22, 1862. Casualty List, 1861


The schooner SIR CHARLES METCALF, Capt. McNelly with a cargo of 194 tons of coal, went ashore Friday Oct. 11th. near the Main Duck Island. The crew got off all right. The vessel was owned at Northport, Prince Edward County.
      Toronto Globe
      October 14, 1861
     
Schooner METCALF, of South Bay is a total loss. She was bound from Oswego to Kingston and lost near the Ducks. Owned by Mr. Andrew Ninaker of South Bay.
      Toronto Globe
      October 17, 1861


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Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $1,800
Cargo: $800
Freight: coal
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1861
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Local identifier:
McN.W.4744
Language of Item:
English
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Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Metcalf (Schooner), sunk, 1 Oct 1861