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Texas (Schooner), aground, 3 Nov 1851

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Schooner TEXAS, wrecked at Rondeau, Canada, November 3, 1851. Cargo salt. Property loss, $3,500.
      Disasters on the Lakes in 1851
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser. Jan. 2, 1852

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Schooner TEXAS, ashore at Rondeau, Canada. Nov. 3. 1851. Cargo of salt partly saved.
      Casualty List for 1851
      Erik Hyle's private papers

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      The schooner TEXAS, bound up with a cargo of salt, was wrecked during the late gale, at Rondeau, 30 miles below Point Pelee, sunk in 8 1/2 ft. of water.
Insurance in the North Western Insurance Company.
      Detroit Free Press
      November 4, 1851

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The Schooner TEXAS, with a cargo of salt, from Oswego, is ashore at Rondeau, Canada. She will probably be a total wreck.
      Morning Express, Buffalo
      Friday, November 7, 1851

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $3,500
Cargo: included
Freight: salt
Remarks: Total loss
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.2975 Longitude: -81.888611
William R. McNeil
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Texas (Schooner), aground, 3 Nov 1851