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Iona (Scow), aground, 1 Oct 1874

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IONA Scow, cargo barley, ashore at Presqu'Isle, Lake Ontario, October 1874. property loss, Hull $800, cargo $3,000.
      Casualty List for 1874
      Chicago Inter-Ocean, Dec. 25, 1874

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      Schooner IONIA, 8 years old, registered at Hamilton, bound from Consecon to Oswego, stranded on Oct. 9, 1874, on the Middle Ground, 1 mile east of Presqu'Isle, she had sprung a leak which caused her stranding. Vessel was of 52 tons Reg. She was considered a partial wreck, with the damage being $I,200.
      Statement of Wreck & Casualty for I874
      Dept. of Marine & Fisheries
      Sessional Papers (No. 5) A. I875

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IONIA schooner of 52 tons. Built Port Nelson by A. LeClair . Scow
      Association of Lake Underwriters
      Lake Vessel Register for 1876

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Reason: aground
Hull damage: $800
Cargo: $3,000
Freight: barley
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William R. McNeil
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Iona (Scow), aground, 1 Oct 1874