George Foote (Schooner), U10236, aground, 11 Nov 1871
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Schooner GEORGE FOOTE, ashore at Fort Niagara, Lake Ontario; total loss.
Marine Disasters on the Western
Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall
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Two vessels are reported ashore at the mouth of the Niagara River, Lake Ontario.
Later. - We learn from Capt. E.P. Dorr that the vessels ashore at the mouth of the
Niagara River are the PRESTON and GEO. FOOTE. The PRESTON is seven miles below the mouth. She is wheat laden from Milwaukee.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
Thursday, November 16, 1871
Schooner GEORGE FOOTE. U. S. No. 10236. Of 248.80 tons. Home port, Detroit, Mich.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1871
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes