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Mary (Schooner), sunk, 1 Nov 1862

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Schooner MARY, cargo coal, foundered, with all on board, on Lake Ontario Nov. 1862.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 26, 1863 (Casualty List, 1862)

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      The captain of the schooner JENNY LIND reports that he saw, on Friday last, between South Bay Point and Timber Island, a vessel sunk in deep water. Her sails were set, and about 5 feet of the mast sticking out of water. The captain was unable to learn the name of the vessel. - Oswego Times, 26.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Saturday, November 29, 1862

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NOTE. - There may be no connection between the MARY and the Courier report.

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Reason: sunk
Lives: 5
Hull damage: $500
Cargo: $?
Freight: coal
Remarks: Total loss
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.795555 Longitude: -77.905555
William R. McNeil
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Mary (Schooner), sunk, 1 Nov 1862