W. J. Preston (Schooner), U26563, aground, 1 Nov 1871
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PRESTON, W.J. Schooner, ashore and a total loss at Niagara River's mouth, Lake Erie. Tug FRANK PEREW lost an anchor while attempting to rescue her.
Marine Disasters on the Western
Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall
Schooner WILLIAM I. PRESTON. U. S. No. 26563. Of 278.73 tons gross; 264.79 net. Built Oswego, N.Y., 1861. Home port, Oswego, N.Y.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1884
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- Reason: aground
Remarks: Got off
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes