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Cambridge (Schooner), aground, 3 Dec 1848

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CAMBRIDGE Schooner, ashore in Long Point Cut. Dec. 3, 1848.
      Casualty List for 1848
      Erik Hyle's private papers

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December 1848.-- Schooner CAMBRIDGE, ashore in Long Point Cut, L. E., got off and
laid up there considerably damaged. Property loss $800.
      1848 Casualty List (Capt. Rounds)
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      January 4, 1849

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      Marine- The brigs VENICE and CORTLANDT, schooners PURITAN, EAGLE, CAMBRIDGE, VELOCITY, ADRAIN, and steamer DESPATCH, are all ashore above Long Point. It is said the ADRIAN was loaded with wheat for Oswego - the other vessel were light. None of them have sustained any serious damage, with the excepton of loss of anchors.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Friday evening, December 8, 1848

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Reason: aground
Hull damage: $800
Remarks: Got off
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.555833 Longitude: -80.197222
William R. McNeil
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Cambridge (Schooner), aground, 3 Dec 1848