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British Queen (Brig), waterlogged, 4 Dec 1862

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Brig BRITISH QUEEN, cargo lumber and timber, filled at Oswego.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 26, 1863 (Casualty List, 1862)

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      WATERLOGGED. - The brig BRITISH QUEEN, bound from Port Dalhousie to
this port with square timber for Geo. Goble, became waterlogged during the heavy
weather, and was picked up by the propeller AVON, some twenty-five miles off
this port, and towed into the harbor last night, with four feet of water in her hold.
The AVON was attracted to the vessel by her signals of distress. - Oswego Times
Oswego Times.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Saturday, December 6, 1862

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Reason: waterlogged
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $1,000
Freight: lumber & timber
Remarks: Repaired
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  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 43.45535 Longitude: -76.5105
William R. McNeil
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British Queen (Brig), waterlogged, 4 Dec 1862