The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Great Britain (Steamboat), collision, 14 Jun 1836
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Lake Ontario Disaster --The Buffalo Journal of the 17th. June states that the steam boat GREAT BRITAIN, ran down a schooner bound for Oswego, with 3,000 bushels of wheat. Passengers and crew safe.
      Cleveland Weekly Advertiser
      Thursday, July 14, 1836

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SCHOONER SUNK.---During the night of Tuesday last, the GREAT BRITAIN in her passage up to Kingston, had the mishap to run foul of the schooner MARGARET MILLER, of Hillier, fully loaded with wheat, off Oak Point, and sunk her---crew saved. -Kingston Whig
      Cobourg Star
      Wednesday, June 22, 1836



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Newspaper
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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Date of Original
1836
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McN.W.9759
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.235833 Longitude: -76.334722
Donor
William R. McNeil
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Great Britain (Steamboat), collision, 14 Jun 1836