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N. P. Downey (Schooner), sunk, 12 Jun 1884


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DOWNEY, N.P. Schooner. Home port, Napanee. On June 12, 1884 vessel sunk at Oswego, Lake Ontario, with a cargo of barley; Raised. Cargo loss $5,000. Hull loss $2,000 Insurance $8,000
      Disasters to Lake Shipping 1884
      Cleveland Herald Nov. 28th. 1884

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      A special despatch from Oswego says: The schr. DOWNEY collided with a barge which was one of the tow of the tug GLIDE, last night off this port, and sunk at once. The crew of the DOWNEY were saved. The DOWNEY was loaded with rye.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      June 13, 1884 3-3



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Reason: sunk
Hull damage: $2,000
Cargo: $5,000
Freight: barley
Remarks: Raised
Date of Original:
1884
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Local identifier:
McN.W.8775
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 43.45535 Longitude: -76.5105
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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N. P. Downey (Schooner), sunk, 12 Jun 1884