The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Ontario (Schooner), aground, 2 Oct 1840


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From the West we hear a few incidents. A Port Ontario topsail schooner, with red painted stern, is beached at Conneaut.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      October 5, 1840
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      The vessel wrecked at Conneaut is the schooner ONTARIO, a lower lake craft, with a cargo of staves.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      October 6, 1840

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The Schooner ONTARIO, laden with staves, left this port Friday evening, and was driven ashore at Conneaut - a total wreck
      Cleveland Daily herald
      Tuesday, October 6, 1840



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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Freight: staves
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1840
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Local identifier:
McN.W.13128
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.94756 Longitude: -80.55424
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Ontario (Schooner), aground, 2 Oct 1840