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Trenton (Schooner), aground, 2 May 1873


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Port Colborne, May 3 - The schooner TRENTON is ashore some 10 miles from here. A tug and the schr. PHILO BENNETT have gone to lighter her. She is loaded with grain.
      The Toronto Mail
      Monday, May 3, 1873

      . . . . .

A dispatch from Port Colborne to Capt. E.P. Dorr, this morning says: "The schr. TRENTON is ashore some 10 miles from here. A tug and the schr. PHILO BENNETT has gone to lighten her. She is grain laden.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      May 3, 1873 3-6

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A dispatch to Capt. E.P. Dorr, Saturday afternoon, reported the TRENTON off and in Port Colborne. She was lightered of 600 bu. grain, and suffered no harm, although on a rocky bottom.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      May 5, 1873 3-5


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Notes:
Reason: aground
Freight: grain
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1873
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Local identifier:
McN.W.15043
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.90012 Longitude: -79.23288
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Trenton (Schooner), aground, 2 May 1873