The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
M. Kingman (Schooner), aground, 15 Nov 1842

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Vessels ashore on the Canadian shore of Lake Erie, during the big storm of November 14th, 15th. & 16th. 1842.
Schooner M. KINGMAN, Captain Hand, will probably be got off.
      Cleveland Plain Dealer
      Wed. Nov. 30, 1842 p.2 col.2 & 3

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M. KINGMAN, ashore. Loss and damage to vessel $400.
      Losses by the November Gale
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 18, 1843

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      The following schooners are ashore on the Canada side near Gravelly Bay: INDIANA, loaded with salt, a total wreck; MISSISSIPPI, Capt. Raymond, for Kingston, loaded with flour and pork, a total wreck; OHIO, Capt. Robertson, loading light; M. KINGMAN, high and dry, will probably be got off; and the brig F. MILLS and the schooner E. JENNY, the particulars of whose loss was given Saturday. A little above Point Abino is the FLORIDA, loaded with flour, pork and whiskey for this port.
      The H. PIERSON, which came in during the storm on Saturday, was saved with great difficulty. All her sails are gone, together with her companionway and several spars. There is scarcely a vessel in the harbor but what has suffered more or less. -- Buffalo Com. Adv.
      Erie Gazette
      November 24, 1842

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $400
Remarks: Got off
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.873333 Longitude: -79.255555
William R. McNeil
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M. Kingman (Schooner), aground, 15 Nov 1842