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Harvest Queen (Schooner), collision, 6 Oct 1871


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COLLISION - VESSEL SUNK. - The schooner FAIRCHILDS, downward bound, collided with the schooner HARVEST QUEEN above Long Point yesterday morning before daylight. The FAIRCHILDS sank soon after the collision. She was loaded with 20,000 bushels of wheat from Preston & Wright. She was insured for $15,000 on the hull, and was owned by Robert Mills, Esq., of this city.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Saturday, October 7, 1871




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Newspaper
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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Damages slight ?
Date of Original:
1871
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Local identifier:
McN.W.15682
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.555833 Longitude: -80.197222
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Harvest Queen (Schooner), collision, 6 Oct 1871