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Kate Richmond (Schooner), U14038, collision, 1 Aug 1871

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Schooner KATE RICHMOND, and Propeller MARY PRINGLR, collided in the Welland Canal; former damaged.
      Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall

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      COLLISION IN THE CANAL. - The schooner KATE RICHMOND sustained severe damages on her recent passage up through the Welland Canal, when a short distance below Allanburg. The propeller MARY PRINGLE, bound eastward, struck the RICHMOND, displacing her bowsprit and knightheads, and damaging headgear an hull. The RICHMOND succeeded in reaching Port Robinson, where she was temporarily repaired.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Wednesday, August 23, 1871

Schooner KATE RICHMOND. U. S. No. 14038. Of 239.87 tons. Home port, Chicago, Ill.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1871

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Lives: nil
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.08342 Longitude: -79.19958
William R. McNeil
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Kate Richmond (Schooner), U14038, collision, 1 Aug 1871