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Goshawk (Schooner), U10224, collision, 3 Nov 1871

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Schooner GOSHAWK, and Schooner S.L. MATHER collide at Buffalo; both damaged.
      Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall

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      COLLISION. - A collision took place in the river yesterday, between the schooners S.L. MATHER and GOSHAWK. The MATHERS was being towed down stream when the accident occurred. She lost her main rigging, and the GOSHAWK her jibboom and bowsprit.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Saturday, November 4, 1871

Schooner GOSHAWK. U. S. No. 10224. Of 549.62 tons gross; 522.14 tons net. Built Cleveland, O., 1866. Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 180.0 x 32.3 x 12.8
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1890

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  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.88645 Longitude: -78.87837
William R. McNeil
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Goshawk (Schooner), U10224, collision, 3 Nov 1871