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Autocrat (Schooner), collision, 1 Oct 1862

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Schooner AUTOCRAT, lost some head gear, etc., by collision on St. Clair Flats.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 26, 1863 (Casualty List 1862)

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      ACCIDENT. - The schooner AUTOCRAT sustained damages coming over the Flats a
night or two since, and is now here undergoing repairs. She was in a tow in company with
schooner HINCKLEY, when the latter by some means grounded, the former unavoidably
running foul of her, carrying away her jib-boom and head-gear. She afterwards received
further injuries by being run into by the MARQUETTE. The latter vessel is also detained
here for repairs resulting from the above collision. -- Detroit Free Press.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Saturday, November 1, 1862

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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Hull damage: ?
Remarks: Repaired
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William R. McNeil
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Autocrat (Schooner), collision, 1 Oct 1862