The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Denmark (Schooner), C72579, aground, 1 Jun 1871

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Schooner DENMARK, ashore at Rond Eau; released by Revenue steamer GENERAL SHERMAN.
      Marine Disasters of the Western
      Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall

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The captain of the Canadian schooner DENMARK was in this city yesterday to get assistance to go to the relief of his vessel which had been ashore at Eau Pt. since Friday night. She is timber laden and so far has sustained no damage. She was built in 1866, rated A1, and is owned by Calvin and Breck of Garden Island, Lake Ontario. - Detroit Post
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      June 30, 1871 3-5

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AFLOAT. - The schooner DENMARK, ashore at Rondeau, has been delivered from her perilous condition.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Friday, July 7, 1871

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Schooner DENMARK. Official Canada No. 72579. Of 305 tons reg. Built Garden Island, Ont., 1867. Home port, Kingston, Ont. 134,8 x 25.6 x 10.9 Owned by D.D. Calvin, of Garden Island, Ont.
      List of Vessels on the Registry Books of the
      Dominion of Canada on December 31, 1886

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.2975 Longitude: -81.888611
William R. McNeil
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Denmark (Schooner), C72579, aground, 1 Jun 1871