H. M. Ballou (Schooner), U11734, aground, 1 Oct 1874
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Schooner BALLOU, cargo coal, ashore on Lake Ontario, October 1874. Property loss, hull $500, cargo $300
Casualty List for 1874
Chicago Inter-Ocean, Dec. 25, 1874
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The schr. BALLOU, Capt. Grampy, from Oswego with a cargo of coal for Oak Orcard, went ashore on the night of the 12 inst. on Summerville Beach. The tug MANNING went to her assistance, but owing to the heavy sea was unable to save her, and had to return to Charlotte. It is thought that the vessel will be hauled off not much damaged.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
October 14, 1874 3-5
Schooner H.M. BALLOU. U. S. No. 11734. Of 54.76 tons gross; 52.03 tons net. Built Oak Orchard, N.Y., 1867. Home port, Sodus Point, N.Y. 80.0 x 17.0 x 6.0
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1886
NOTE:-- Became Canadian 1887/88 [ C 90814]
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- Reason: aground
Hull damage: $500
Remarks: Got off
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes