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Margaret Miller (Schooner), sunk by collision, 1 Jun 1836


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LAKE ONTARIO DISASTER.---The Buffalo Journal of the 17th. June, states that the
steam boat GREAT BRITAIN, ran down a schooner bound for oswego, with 3,000 bushels wheat. Passengers and crew safe.
      Cleveland Weekly Advertiser
      Thursday, July 14, 1836

      . . . . .

SCHOONER SUNK.---During the night of Tuesday last, the GREAT BRITAIN in her passage up to Kingston, had the mishap to run foul of the schooner MARGARET MILLER, of Hillier, fully loaded with wheat, off Oak Point, and sunk her---crew saved.--------Kingston Whig
      Cobourg Star
      Wednesday, June 22, 1836


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Reason: sunk by collision
Lives: nil
Freight: wheat
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1836
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Local identifier:
McN.W.14007
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.235833 Longitude: -76.334722
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Margaret Miller (Schooner), sunk by collision, 1 Jun 1836