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Monarch (Bark), lost mainsail & jibs, 14 Oct 1871


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Bark MONARCH, lost mainsail and jibs in a gale on Lake Erie.
      Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall

      . . . . .

      DISASTERS AT BUFFALO. - The bark MONARCH, which left Port Colborne Friday
morning, encountered the severe storm of Saturday night while off Port Burwell, and had her mainsail and jibs blown away. She returned to this port. The captain says he never knew it to blow harder.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Monday, October 16, 1871
     


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Reason: lost mainsail & jibs
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1871
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.6308
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.65009 Longitude: -80.8164
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Monarch (Bark), lost mainsail & jibs, 14 Oct 1871