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Vampyre (Schooner), collision, 22 May 1868


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The scow schr. VAMPYRE, bound up, and the schooner FLEET WING, bound down, when off Mohawk Island, on Saturday evening, during a heavy fog, collided, injuring the mainmast and cutting away the side rail of the former, and carrying away the jibboom and bowsprit of the latter. The damage to the VAMPYRE is about $500, and that of the FLEET WING about $300.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      May 25, 1868 3-3



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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $500
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1868
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Local identifier:
McN.W.14880
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.834722 Longitude: -79.522777
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Vampyre (Schooner), collision, 22 May 1868