The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Dawn (Schooner), lost deck load, 1 Aug 1861


Description
Full Text

On her last downward trip the schooner DAWN was obliged to knock away her bulwarks and let her deck load slide overboard. Her cargo was coal for the gas works at this place. About twenty three tons were lost.-----Ogdensburg Journal
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      August 30, 1861


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: lost deck load
Lives: nil
Freight: coal
Date of Original:
1861
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.14273
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.59447 Longitude: -83.88886
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Shipwreck news
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










Dawn (Schooner), lost deck load, 1 Aug 1861