The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Boston (Schooner), burnt, 3 Oct 1768


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By letter from Sandusky Bay, of the 11th. of october, we learn, that on the night of the 5th. of the same month, some gentlemen on their way down from Detroit, were robbed of many things of value, supposed by some straggling Indians ; that the Sloop CHARLOTTE, was cast away in a gale of wind, the latter end of September, in Lake Erie ; and that on the 3rd. of October, the Schooner BOSTON, was burnt in Catfish Creek, on the same lake, imagined to be done by some French or Indians.--New York, Dec. 5.
      Massachusetts Gazette
      Thurs. Dec. 15, 1768


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Reason: burnt
Remarks: Total loss ?
Date of Original:
1768
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Local identifier:
McN.W.11642
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.655 Longitude: -81.008055
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Boston (Schooner), burnt, 3 Oct 1768