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Alma (Schooner), sunk, 23 Oct 1866


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ALMA Schooner, cargo iron ore, sunk at Middle Bass Island, October 1866. Total loss. Property loss, hull $3,200 cargo $1,200
      Casualty List for 1866---Buffalo
      Commercial Advertiser, Feb. 26, 1867

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      ALMA Schooner of 61 Tons, owned at Oswego by Dolittle &Co. Bound from Cleveland to Toronto, foundered a total loss in Lake Erie, October 1866. Loss to ship $7,000 insurance $5,000 cargo $6,500 insurance $ nil. Six lives lost
      Maine Casualties on the Great Lakes
      1863-1873 U. S. Coast Guard Report

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ALMA Schooner, cargo grain, foundered on Lake Erie, October 1866. Six lives lost
      Canadian Vessel Casualty List, 1866
      Toronto Globe, January 25, 1867

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      SUNK.- The schooner ALMA, owned in Cleveland, sunk in 24 feet of water in the channel, between Put-in-Bay and Middle Bass, on Tuesday. She had on board a full cargo of iron ore from Manhattan. - Sandusky Register.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Saturday, October 27, 1866

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Reason: sunk
Hull damage: $3,200
Cargo: $1,200
Freight: iron ore ?
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1866
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Local identifier:
McN.W.12650
Language of Item:
English
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Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Alma (Schooner), sunk, 23 Oct 1866