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Patrick Henry (Brig), dismasted, 28 Sep 1851

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PATRICK HENRY Brig, about 20 miles from Cleveland, carried away both masts, losing all her spars, sails and rigging. Sept. 28, 1851.
      Casualty List for 1851
      Erik Hyle's private papers

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the Brig PATRICK HENRY, with a cargo of corn from Michigan City, for this port, was dismasted in the gale of Friday, near the head of the lake, and was towed into Cleveland on Monday by the Steamer LOUISIANA. Vessel and cargo owned by W.O. Brown of this city, and were fully insured.
      Morning Express, Buffalo
      Wednesday, October 1, 1851

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PATRICK HENRY Brig, dismasted on Lake Erie. Sept. 28, 1851. Towed to Cleveland and repaired. property loss $4,300
      Disasters on the Lakes for 1851
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser, Jan. 2, 1852

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Reason: dismasted
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $4,300
Freight: corn
Remarks: Repaired
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.454166 Longitude: -81.121388
William R. McNeil
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Patrick Henry (Brig), dismasted, 28 Sep 1851