The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
William A. Adair (Schooner), aground, 1 Apr 1849


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We learn that the schooner WILLIAM ADAIR run ashore and bilged last evening off the mouth of the river. We learn that she was bound from Detroit, with 800 barrels of flour. Her crew came into this port this morning in the long boat, all safe.-----Toledo Rep.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Friday, May 5, 1849 p.2

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      MARINE DISASTERS AND LOSSES ON THE LAKES DURING THE SEASON OF 1849
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Schr. W. ADAIR, struck reef off West Sister; damaged cargo of flour.......$2,000
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Thursday, January 3, 1850 (extracted from list)

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $2,000
Cargo: included
Freight: flour
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1849
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Local identifier:
McN.W.13792
Language of Item:
English
  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.66394 Longitude: -83.55521
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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William A. Adair (Schooner), aground, 1 Apr 1849