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T. G. Colt (Schooner), sunk, 3 Jul 1859


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The Erie Gazette says the schooner T.G. COLT sunk off Barcelona on Sunday morning, in consequence of a leak, and the cook, named John M. Barley, was drowned. The wind was blowing strongly from the north-east at the time. She left this port for Buffalo on Saturday evening, with about 100 tons of coal belonging to Scott and Rankin. It was not insured. The vessel was owned by the Captain, William Langley, and was uninsured. Estimated value $2,000.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Saturday, July 9, 1859

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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: sunk
Lives: 1
Freight: coal
Remarks: Total loss ?
Date of Original:
1859
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Local identifier:
McN.W.16674
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.34034 Longitude: -79.59588
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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T. G. Colt (Schooner), sunk, 3 Jul 1859