The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Garibaldi (Schooner), aground, 1 Nov 1869

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GARIBALDI Schooner, ashore on Lake Ontario; got off, badly damaged.
      Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1869, Capt. J.W. Hall

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Toronto, Nov. 18. -- A violent gale set in last night and has continued throughout the day. The following marine disasters are reported :
      Schooners MONTEAGLE from Toledo to Ogdensburg, loaded with lumber, ashore at Point Peter, near Picton. She will probably go to pieces.
      Schooner AZOF, ashore at Wellington Square and is breaking up.
      Schooner GARIBALDI ashore at Minico.
      Schooner ECHO beached off ther Queen's Wharf, Toronto, and another vessel dragging her anchor and likely to go ashore. Captains report it the roughest night they ever experienced on the lake.
      Toledo Blade
      November 20, 1869

The schr. GARIBALDI has been released from her dangerous position at Mimico, Lake Ontario, and taken to St. Cathrines for repairs.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      November 25, 1869 3-4

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.61681 Longitude: -79.4996
William R. McNeil
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Garibaldi (Schooner), aground, 1 Nov 1869