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St. James (Schooner), U22417, aground, 1 Jun 1869


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St. JAMES Schooner, cargo; on Point Au Pelee Reef; got off leaky.
      Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1869, Capt. J.W. Hall

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      DISTRICT OF BUFFALO CREEK, PORT OF BUFFALO.
      Permanent Enrollment No. 162 dated May 5, 1870
      Official Number 22417
      Schooner St. JAMES, of Buffalo
      Built - - - - - - - - - - - - - Milan, Ohio.
      When built - - - - - - - - 1856
      Decks - - - - - - - - - - - one
      Masts - - - - - - - - - - - Two
      Length - - - - - - - - - - - 116 feet & 6 tenths.
      Breadth - - - - - - - - - - - 24 feet & 7 tenths.
      Depth - - - - - - - - - - - - 11 feet & 2 tenths.
      Total Tonnage - - - - - 226 tons & 76 hundredths
      Figure-head - - - - - - - - Scroll Head
      Stern - - - - - - - - - - - - Square stern.
      Present Master - - - - - John Burrill
      Owners -- - - - - - - - - - Andrew Abernethy sole owner.
Previous Enrollment ----Temporary Enrollment, Port of Erie, Pa., number 22, dated April 1, 1870, surrendered by reason of vessel having arrived at her home port .



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Reason: aground
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1869
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Local identifier:
McN.W.7081
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 41.908055 Longitude: -82.508888
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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St. James (Schooner), U22417, aground, 1 Jun 1869