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Magnetic (Schooner), U91497, aground, 2 Jul 1898


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Detour, July 2 - The stmr. SPECULAR with the schr. MAGNETIC in tow, bound up with coal struck on Crab Island shoals at the entrance to the river at about 3:00 this morning. The SPECULAR released herself but is leaking. The MAGNETIC ran out 2 1/2 ft. and is lying in an exposed position. Should the wind shift to the south there is damger of her going to pieces. A tug will go to their assistance at once.
      Buffalo Morning Express
      July 3, 1898 17-3



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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: coal
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1898
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Local identifier:
McN.W.15443
Language of Item:
English
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Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Magnetic (Schooner), U91497, aground, 2 Jul 1898