The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Gem (Schooner), leak, 1 Jul 1862


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Schooner GEM, sprung a leak and lost a mast and some canvas on Lake Erie.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 26, 1863 (Casualty List, 1862)

      . . . . .

      DISABLED. - The bark GEM ( Canadian ) reached here a day or two since in a disabled condition, having sprung a leak during some heavy weather off Port Burwell on Lake Erie, besides carrying away one of her spars and losing a portion of her rigging and sails. Her repairs will cost not less than $600. --- Detroit Free Press
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Thursday, July 24, 1862



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Newspaper
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Clippings
Notes:
Reason: leak
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $700
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1862
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.4990
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.65009 Longitude: -80.8164
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Gem (Schooner), leak, 1 Jul 1862