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George Foote (Schooner), U10236, aground, 30 Aug 1860


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The heavy squall which passed over the city on Thursday night, says the Detroit Advertiser has, we fear, done considerable damage to the shipping out of port. The schooner GEORGE DOOTE, bound down grain laden, when at Fighting Island was struck by a squall on Thursday evening, and driven hard on. She was lighted off yesterday by the tug ARROW, at a cost of $100.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Monday, September 3, 1860

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Schooner GEORGE FOOTE. U. S. No. 10236. Of 248.80 tons. Home port, Detroit, Mich.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1871
     


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $100
Freight: grain
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1860
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Local identifier:
McN.W.16078
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.216944 Longitude: -83.118611
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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George Foote (Schooner), U10236, aground, 30 Aug 1860