The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Black Hawk (Schooner), fouled another vessel, 1 Nov 1839


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The Schooners MARENGO and BLACK HAWK, were laying alongside the pier, the latter heavily loaded with wheat and flour. Anxious to secure a more favorable position, owing to the gale, they left their moorings and started for the head of the harbor. The former succeeded admirably in gaining a berth, but the BLACK HAWK being "head out" had no time to "round to" before she came in contact with a vessel on the east side of the Creek, by which she lost her figure-head and jib-boom. - Buffalo Commercial part.
      Cleveland Daily Herald
      Monday, December 2, 1839


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Reason: fouled another vessel
Lives: nil
Freight: wheat & flour
Remarks: Damage slight
Date of Original:
1839
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Local identifier:
McN.W.13202
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.88645 Longitude: -78.87837
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Black Hawk (Schooner), fouled another vessel, 1 Nov 1839