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General Worth (Schooner), lost some sail, 1 Aug 1871


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Schooner GENERAL WORTH, lost mainsail and jibs in a squall on Lake Erie. Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall

      . . . . .

      The schr. GEN WORTH, which arrived here yesterday with coal from Cleveland, had nearly all of her canvas blown away in the storm.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Friday, September 1, 1871



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Newspaper
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Notes:
Reason: lost some sail
Lives: nil
Freight: coal
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1871
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.5870
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.454166 Longitude: -81.121388
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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General Worth (Schooner), lost some sail, 1 Aug 1871