The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Pandora (Schooner), overboard, 3 Nov 1871

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LOST OVERBOARD. - Captain Jos. Harrison, of the schooner PANDORA, was lost overboard on Sunday last, in Georgian Bay, he being struck by the main boom. The vessel was loaded with lumber for Chicago.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Thursday, November 9, 1871

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SIX HUNDRED DOLLARS REWARD. - reward of six hundred dollars is offered by George Hardison, of Port Colborne, for the recovery of the body of Captain J. J. Hardison, who was lost overboard from the schooner PANDORA, near Cabot's Head , on the night of the 3rd. November. The deceased was about 43 years of age, about five feet eleven inches in height, had sandy whiskers and moustache, prominent nose, had the name J. J. Hardison marked on the right arm, and some characters on the left arm. When last seen had on a light tweed suit and gray Canada overcoat. - Milwaukee Wisconsin.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      November 21, 1871

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Reason: overboard
Lives: 1
Freight: lumber
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 45.240555 Longitude: -81.3
William R. McNeil
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Pandora (Schooner), overboard, 3 Nov 1871