J. C. Hill (Scow), aground, 1 Nov 1869
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HILL, J.C. Scow, ashore at Long Point Cut; got off.
Marine Disasters on the Western
Lakes during 1869, Capt. J.W. Hall
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A dispatch from Port Rowan, dated the 19th says: The schr. J.C. HILL of Buffalo loaded with staves is ashore at that place. Also the schrs. ANNA HANSEN and QUICKSTEP, both of Chicago, collided off the fork in the storm, and drifted on the beach. All 3 vessels will be a total loss. The crew were saved.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
November 20, 1869 3-6
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Port Rowan, Nov. 19. -- There are three vessels on the point, high and dry. The J. C. HILL of Buffalo, loaded with staves; ANNA O. HANSON and QUICK STEP, both of Chicago, collided off this port, in the storm, both light, they drifted on the beach. All three vessels will be a total loss. Crew all saved.
Friday, November 26, 1869
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes