Canada (Propeller), aground, 3 Aug 1887
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Propeller CANADA of 390 tons. Built 1872. Owned by Fairgreaves. Home port, Hamilton. Class A 2. On Aug.3, 1887, vessel with a cargo of sundries, went ashore on Lake Superior. Property loss, hull $2,000.
1887 Casualty List (Partial Loss)
The Marine Record, Dec. 15, 1887
CANADA Propeller of 408 tons reg. and 15 years old. Home port, Hamilton. On August 4, 1887, propeller, while bound from Sault Ste to Duluth, stranded at Corbay Point, Lake Superior, due to shoal not being marked on the chart. Property loss, trifling.
Statement of Wreck & Casualty, 1887
Dept. of Marine and Fisheries
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- Reason: aground
Hull damage: $2,000
Remarks: Got off
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes