The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Minnie Francis (Schooner), aground, 1 Aug 1887


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Watertown.---The barge MINNIE FRANCIS, consort of the steambarge FREEMASON, sprung a leak when about ten miles from Stoney point on her way down Lake Ontario. She became unmanageable. Her crew were taken off and she was cut adrift. She went ashore at the mouth of Sandy Creek.
      The Marine Record
      Thurs.Sept. 1, 1887 p.5


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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1887
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.13534
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 44.24839 Longitude: -75.77606
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Minnie Francis (Schooner), aground, 1 Aug 1887