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Coquette (Schooner), sunk, 20 Nov 1872


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      The schr. COQUETTE, with lumber from Toronto to Oswego, sunk alongside the east pier the other day at Oswego. It is thought se is broke in two.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      November 22, 1872 3-4

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Oswego, Nov. 21 - The schooner COQUETTE, from Toronto for this port with lumber, while entering the harbour last night, drifted against the east pier and sunk.
      The Toronto Mail
      Friday, November 22, 1872

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Schooner COQUETTE of 173 tons. Owned Oswego by Winball & Others. Bound from Cleveland to Oswego, November 1872, went ashore at Oswego, a total loss. Loss to ship $6,000. Loss to cargo $5,500. Insurance on ship $4,000. Insurance on cargo $2,600.
      Marine Casualties of the Great Lakes
      1862 - 1973 Report of the U.S. Coast Guard

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      The wreck of the schr. COQUETTE, sunk in Oswego harbor, has been raised and towed upon the beach outside.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      July 29, 1873 3-5

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Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Raised
Date of Original:
1872
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Local identifier:
McN.W.16028
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 43.45535 Longitude: -76.5105
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Coquette (Schooner), sunk, 20 Nov 1872