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B. F. Davy (Schooner), aground, 1 Nov 1861

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DAVY, B.F. Schooner, ashore at Beaver Island, Lake Michiagn, got off and into Beaver Harbor.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Jan. 22, 1862. Casualty List, 1861

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BY TELEGRAPH Detroit, Nov.14
The schooner B.F. DAVY, of Bath, Canada, grain loaded and down, is ashore at Beaver Island, Lake Michigan. Assistance will be sent her. She is and old vessel
of 434 tons, and rates B 2.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      November 16, 1861

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BY TELEGRAPH Detroit, November 19.
      The Schooner DAVY, ashore at Beaver Island, has been got off and taken into the harbor, where she now lies sunk.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      November 20, 1861

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $3,300
Freight: grain
Remarks: Got off
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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.66472 Longitude: -85.55731
William R. McNeil
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B. F. Davy (Schooner), aground, 1 Nov 1861