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Mount Vernon (Schooner), broke centre-board, 1 Nov 1862


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Schooner MOUNT VERNON, broke her centre-board on Lake Erie.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 26, 1863 (Casualty List, 1862)

      . . . . .

      DISABLED. - The schooner MOUNT VERNON, while coming up through Lake
Erie, and when off Rond Eau, carried away her centreboard, and thus disabled her
from proceeding further on the passage than here, where she lays up for the season.
She had on board a cargo of coal and bound for Chicago. - Detroit Free Press.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Thursday, November 27, 1862



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Reason: broke centre-board
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $100
Freight: coal
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1862
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.5275
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.2975 Longitude: -81.888611
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
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Mount Vernon (Schooner), broke centre-board, 1 Nov 1862