The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
B. W. Folger (Schooner), aground, 17 Sep 1871


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Schooner BEN FOLGER, cargo of coal, ashore at Port Colborne; got off.
      Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall

      . . . . .

      The schr. B.W. FOLGER got aground in the west side of the pier at Port Colborne, Sunday morning before daylight. She is loaded with coal, from Cleveland to Toronto. A scow was got alongside of her Monday, and she was got off this morning. She will go into dry dock at Port Robinson.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      September 19, 1871 3-6


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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: coal
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1871
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.5926
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.90012 Longitude: -79.23288
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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B. W. Folger (Schooner), aground, 17 Sep 1871