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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
      . . . . .

      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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Reason: aground
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1871
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Local identifier:
McN.W.6381
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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George Foote (Schooner), U10236, aground, 11 Nov 1871