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Louis Shickluna (Schooner), lost deck load &c., 1 Oct 1871


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Schooner SHICKLUNA, lost deck load of lumber and outfit on Lake Ontario.
      Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall

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      The schooner L. SHICKLUNA, bound from Hamilton to Oswego, with lumber, put into the Genesee River Sunday in a disabled condition. She lost her foresail, fore-gaff-topsail, jib-topsail, three lines, and about 12,000 feet of her deck load, and had six feet of water in her hold. After pumping her out she proceeded to Oswego under main sail and staysail. She will go into dry dock for repairs.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Thursday, October 19, 1871


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Reason: lost deck load &c.
Lives: nil
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1871
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Local identifier:
McN.W.6263
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.795555 Longitude: -77.905555
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Louis Shickluna (Schooner), lost deck load &c., 1 Oct 1871