The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Fontanelle (Bark), aground, 1 Sep 1869


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FONTANELLE Bark, ashore in Maumee Bay; lightered off.
      Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1869, Capt. J.W. Hall

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The bark FONTANELLE, laden with iron ore, while coming up the bay this morning ran on the bar, and the united efforts of 4 tugs failed to get her off. At last reports she was being lightered - Toledo Blade.
      Buffalo Morning Express
      September 10, 1869 1-7

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The bark FONTANELLE, previously reported as aground in Toledo Bay, was lightered off on Wednesday and is now in that port discharging her cargo of iron ore.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      September 10, 1869 3-5


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Notes:
Reason: aground
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1869
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Local identifier:
McN.W.7663
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.72144 Longitude: -83.40465
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Fontanelle (Bark), aground, 1 Sep 1869