The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Swallow (Schooner), capsized, 1 Nov 1866


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Sloop SWALLOW, capsized on Lake Ontario, three lives lost, November 1866. Property loss $900.
      Casualty List for 1866
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      February 26, 1867

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      Schooner SWALLOW, capsized on Lake Ontario, November 1866. Recovered.
      Canadian Vessel Casualty List, 1866
      Toronto Globe
      January 25, 1867

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      The schooner SWALLOW capsized and drifted ashore near Etobicoke Creek. It is supposed that the crew were lost. She loaded at Highland Creek for Toronto. The Captain was Wm. Hutchinson, a well known skipper on the lake, having sailed on Lake Ontario for over thirty years.
      The Buffalo Post
      Friday, November 30, 1866


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Newspaper
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Notes:
Reason: capsized
Lives: 3
Remarks: Recovered
Date of Original:
1866
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Local identifier:
McN.W.12775
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.584444 Longitude: -79.541111
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Swallow (Schooner), capsized, 1 Nov 1866