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Ruggles (Schooner), gale damage, 2 Oct 1840


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From the Buffalo Commercial of Saturday. - GALE - A heavy and destructive gale has been raging here since midnight. It commenced blowing from the South, then veered to the Southwest with increased fury and the following vessels are materially injured in spars and rigging. Steamboat FULTON, Brig NORTH CAROLINA, Schooners COMMODORE, FLORIDA, BUCKNOR, TIPPECANOE, RUGGLES, ALPS, MITCHELL, and others.
      Cleveland Daily Herald
      Wednesday,October 7, 1840 p.2 col.4


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Reason: gale damage
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1840
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Local identifier:
McN.W.13146
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.88645 Longitude: -78.87837
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Ruggles (Schooner), gale damage, 2 Oct 1840