The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Elmira (Schooner), aground, 2 May 1851


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ELMIRA Schooner, of Sandusky, which cleared from Oswego, on Thursday, was driven back by the gale on Thursday night, and while entering the harbor, with but little canvas spread, she was driven ashore by the current and wind in the East Harbor, where she bilged and filled . She had on board a small quantity of salt - was nearly light
      Morning Express, Buffalo
      May 5,1851

NOTE:---likely meant to be ELMINA


Media Type:
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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Freight: salt
Date of Original:
1851
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.9541
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 43.45535 Longitude: -76.5105
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Elmira (Schooner), aground, 2 May 1851