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St. Andrew (Schooner), aground, 1 May 1871

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St. ANDREW Schooner, cargo timber, ashore near Port Colborner; lightered
      Marine Disasters of the Western
      Lakes 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall.

      The schr. ST. ANDREWS, which went on the reef at Sugar Loaf, near Port Colborne, on Thursday, is not yet off. A tug is lightering off the timber.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      May 27, 1871 3-4

      The schr. ST. ANDREWS, recently ashore at Sugar Loaf got off the reef about dusk Friday, without any damage except the loss of 5 pieces of square timber. A tug was towing her into Port Colborne when she ran on the reef.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      May 29, 1871 3-6

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: timber
Remarks: Got off
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.90012 Longitude: -79.23288
William R. McNeil
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St. Andrew (Schooner), aground, 1 May 1871