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Benedict (Schooner), C61132, aground, 13 May 1884

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On Monday the schooner BENEDICT was towed in by the wrecking tug ADMIRAL PORTER. The vessel ran aground three weeks ago on the Bears Rump.
      Collingwood Enterprise
      June 3, 1884

BENEDICT Schooner. Home port, Montreal. On May 13, 1884, vessel went ashore at Bear's Rump, Lake Huron, with a cargo of coal; got off with a cargo loss of $700. Hull loss $800. Insurance $4,000.
      Disasters to Lake Vessels, 1884
      Cleveland Herald Nov. 28th. 1884

Schooner E.G. BENEDICT. Official Canada No. 61132. Of 154 tons Register. Built Mill Point, Ont., 1869. Home port, Montreal, Que. 104.5 x 26.2 x 8.3 Owned by J.H. Walker of Walkerville, Ont.
      List of Vessels on the Registry Books of the
      Dominion of Canada on December 31, 1886

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Reason: aground
Hull damage: $800
Cargo: $700
Freight: coal
Remarks: Got off
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William R. McNeil
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Benedict (Schooner), C61132, aground, 13 May 1884