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Andover (Schooner), aground, 13 Nov 1859

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A steam tug arrived from Oswego last night with the necessary apparatus to take off the schooner ANDOVER of Detroit, ashore at Bladdock's Point. The tug went up early this morning, and as the water is now very fine, she will no doubt relieve the ANDOVER and tow her into this harbor. -- Rochester Union.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      November 17, 1859

      The schooner ANDOVER, that went ashore at Braddock's Point, Lake Ontario, has been got off. She lost about half her cargo of salt.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      November 18, 1859

DISASTERS &c. - The gale of Saturday and Sunday was very severe on Lake Erie. The Buffalo Express reports the following disasters: The lower lake schooner ANDOVER, loaded with salt, is ashore at Braddock's Point, Lake Ontario. - (part
      Cleveland Morning leader
      November 24, 1859

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Reason: aground
Freight: salt
Remarks: Got off
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  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 43.32145 Longitude: -77.72251
William R. McNeil
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Andover (Schooner), aground, 13 Nov 1859