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Illinois (Schooner), aground, 16 Oct 1851


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ILLINOIS Schooner, wrecked on Canada shore, Lake Erie. October 16, 1851. Property loss $2,000
      Disasters on the Lakes in 1851
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 2, 1852

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the Schooner ILLINOIS is ashore at the Sand Hills, Canada. She is insured and has been abandoned to the Underwriters.
      Morning Express, Buffalo
      Tuesday, October 21, 1851
     
NOTE - Sand Hills near Port Burwell

      . . . . .

      PORT OF BUFFALO
      Cleared, April 23.
      Schr. J. W. BLAKE, Port Burwell, with materials for getting off the schr. ILLINOIS.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Friday, April 23, 1852

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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $2,000
Remarks: Total loss ?
Date of Original:
1851
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.9650
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.588888 Longitude: -80.641666
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Illinois (Schooner), aground, 16 Oct 1851