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Norway (Schooner), U18105, gale damage, 4 Dec 1858

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The schooner NORWAY, which cleared from this port on Saturday morning for Port Washington, for a cargo of wood, arrived on Sunday with only a portion of cargo, having been obliged to put back on account of the storm. She lost sone 30 fathoms of chain, and was slightly damaged in her rigging.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Saturday, December 11, 1858

NOTE. - The above is not credited to another paper, but suspect the Detroit papers, Lake Huron may not be correct ?

Schooner NORWAY. U. S. No. 18105. Of 162.96 tons gross. Home port, Chicago, Ill.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1878

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Reason: gale damage
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.640833 Longitude: -81.768055
William R. McNeil
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Norway (Schooner), U18105, gale damage, 4 Dec 1858