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Elenora (Brig), aground, 18 Apr 1848

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ELENORA Brig, wrecked on Burlington Beach, Lake Ontario April 18th. 1848 during the big gale of the 18th. & 19th.
      Casualty List for 1848
      Erik Hyle's private papers


ELENORA Bark, British, wrecked on Hamilton piers, Lake Ontario; a total loss, April 18th. 1848 No cargo. Vessel loss $1,000
      Casualty List for 1848
      Toronto Globe, Sept. 13, 1848


LOSS OF A VESEL ON LAKE ONTARIO.---We understand that the schooner ELEANOR a vessel engaged in the lumber trade on Lake Ontario, was wrecked on Burlington Beach during the late severe gale. She was owned, or partly owned by E.G. Merrick.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Friday Evening, April 21, 1848


NOTE.---ex steamer GREAT BRITAIN

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Reason: aground
Hull damage: $1,000
Cargo: nil
Freight: nil
Remarks: Total loss
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William R. McNeil
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Elenora (Brig), aground, 18 Apr 1848