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Comely (Schooner), struck on her anchor, 1 Oct 1861


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COMELY Schooner, cargo lumber, was stoved by her own anchor, breaking adrift off Long Point, Lake Ontario, became waterlogged, towed to Oswego, deck load lost.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Jan. 22, 1862. Casualty List, 1861

      . . . . .

      The schr. COMELY, which left here some days since with a cargo of lumber, sprung a leak off Long pt., Lake Ontario, and became waterlogged. A tug was sent to her relief, which has since towed her into Oswego, whither she was bound.
      Detroit Free Press
      October 31, 1861 4-4


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Reason: struck on her anchor
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $400
Cargo: $200
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1861
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Local identifier:
McN.W.4756
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.933888 Longitude: -76.892777
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Comely (Schooner), struck on her anchor, 1 Oct 1861