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Garibaldi (Schooner), aground, 4 Oct 1887


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The schooner GARIBALDI is ashore near Port Elgin, and a large American schooner, name unknown, went ashore 10 miles off Kincardine. No communication has yet been had with these vessels, but it is believed their crews are safe.
      The Marine Record
      Thurs. Oct. 6, 1887 p. 4


Port Huron.---The schooner GARIBALDI, which ran ashore near Port Elgin about a week ago, has gone to pieces and is a total wreck. The vessel was owned early in the season by Mr. Finlay McGibbon, but was lately sold to Captain Muir of Port Huron.
      The Marine Record
      Thurs. Oct. 20, 1887 p. 5


GARIBALDI Schooner of 164 tons reg. Built 1863. Home port, Hamilton. On October 3, 1887, vessel bound from Stoke's Bay to Detroit, stranded in thick weather, 5 miles south of Port Elgin, Lake Huron, and became a total loss. Property loss $2,200
      Statement of Wreck & Casualty for 1887
      Dept. of Marine and Fisheries


GARIBALDI Schooner of 209 tons (new tonnage) Built at Port Rowan by Woodward in 1863. Home port, Hamilton. Owned by Macpherson. Valued at $3,600 Classed as B 1. Repaired 1876 & 1887
      Inland Lloyd Vessel Register
      Canadian Hulls for 1886

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The schooner GARIBALDI went ashore during Monday night's severe storm about 5 miles south of Port Elgin.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Wednesday, October 5, 1887
     
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      Port of Hamilton --- Register Na. 52
Name ................... ...... GARIBALDI
Type ......................... Schooner
Tonnage...................... 209
When built ...................1863
Where built..............,... Port Rowan
Builders name & date of certificate:- (no builders name, September 22, 1863.
Description of vessel:-
      Length....................123 feet & 7/10ths.
      Breadth. ................. 23 feet & 7/10ths.
      Depth of hold............9 feet & 9/10ths.

Masts ..................... Two
Decks..................... One
Stern..................... Square
Bowsprit.................. Standing
Figure-head .............Without
How rigged...............Schooner Carvel built.
Present Master........Peter Lyons.

Subscribing owners:- A & D. McKay of Hamiltsn, sold to J. Matthews dated April 2, 1872.

      Transferred to Book of Transactions Folio 17.

Book of Transactions Folio 17- Registered De Nova, on being remeasured July 2, 1884. Old Certificate of Registry Returned and Cancelled.

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $2,200
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1887
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Local identifier:
McN.W.13590
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.43605 Longitude: -81.38981
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Garibaldi (Schooner), aground, 4 Oct 1887