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Commodore Lawrence (Schooner), lightning, 4 May 1837


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LAWRENCE, COMMODORE Schooner, while lying at Huron, was struck by the lightning, and both her masts shivered to pieces. Capt. Root of the BUNKER HILL says her masts had fallen when he saw her.
      Daily Herald & Gazette, Cleveland
      Tuesday, May 9, 1837


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Newspaper
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Notes:
Reason: lightning
Lives: nil
Remarks: Damaged
Date of Original:
1837
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Local identifier:
McN.W.9774
Language of Item:
English
  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.39505 Longitude: -82.55517
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Commodore Lawrence (Schooner), lightning, 4 May 1837