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J. N. Foster (Schooner), aground, 1 Nov 1874

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J.K. FOSTER Schooner, cargo salt, ashore near Ashtabula, November 1874. Property loss, hull $800, cargo $200.
      Casualty List for 1874
      Chicago Inter-Ocean, Dec. 25, 1874

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      The schr. J.N. FOSTER, owned in Cleveland is ashore at Ashtabula Harbor. The crew are safe.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      December 1, 1874 3-6

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      A dispatch from Ashtabula yesterday to S.P. Nickerson says the schr. I.N. FOSTER, recently ashore there has been got off and towed into port. The vessel did not leak. Her cargo consists of salt, of which it is believed not more than 15 or 25 barrels are damaged.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      December 2, 1874 3-5

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Reason: aground
Hull damage: $800
Cargo: $200
Freight: salt
Remarks: Got off
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  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.86505 Longitude: -80.78981
William R. McNeil
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J. N. Foster (Schooner), aground, 1 Nov 1874