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Roscius (Brig), U21182, squall damage, 1 Sep 1853


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The brig ROSCIUS, bound from Chicago for Buffalo with a load of wheat, was struck by a squall about midnight Thursday, which carried away her fore-topmast She came into this port on Friday evening, to refit, and will probably be ready for sea again today. At the time of the accident, the ROSCIUS, was under close reefed canvas. - Milwaukee Sentinel
      Detroit Free Press
      September 21, 1853


Brig ROSCIUS. U. S. No. 21182. Of 227.88 tons. Home port, Chicago, Ill.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1869
     


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Reason: squall damage
Lives: nil
Freight: wheat
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1853
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Local identifier:
McN.W.14555
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.68473 Longitude: -86.53036
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Roscius (Brig), U21182, squall damage, 1 Sep 1853