The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Geneva Gazette (Geneva, NY), Wed., July 10, 1814


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On Friday night, the first instant, a schooner of 12 guns was burnt at Presqu'ile, by a detachment of about 25 sailors in two gigs, from our fleet at Sackets Harbor, under the command of Lieut. Gregory. The detachment arrived at Oswego on Sunday. The schooner was on the stocks, and nearly ready to be launched. The sails and rigging were also burnt, together with a store house.

Adm. Sir Isaac Coffin arrived at Quebec on the 20th, in the ship Euretta, which left England May 2. [It is probable he is to command the Ontario squadron, in the room of Com. Yeo, who may be second in command, or be transferred to the fleet on Lake Champlain.]


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Date of Original:
Wed., July 10, 1814
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GLN.3886
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English
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Richard Palmer
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Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Geneva Gazette (Geneva, NY), Wed., July 10, 1814