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Roscius (Brig), U21182, lost anchors & chains, 19 Nov 1859

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THE STORM AT DETROIT. - Last evening's telegraph from Detroit, reports several vessels sprung a leak and disabled at that port, from the effects of the violent storm of Saturday last. The brig ROSCIUS, schooner GEN. SCOTT and schooner GOODELL, have lost their chains and anchors. The brig NEW YORK is ashore at Point Austin. The schooner BAY CITY has been abandoned, and the schooner SARDIS BURCHARD is reported lost. The schooner VENICE is also ashore.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Tuesday, November 22, 1859

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Brig ROSCIUS. U. S. No. 21182. Of 227.88 tons. Home port, Chicago, Ill.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1869

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Reason: lost anchors & chains
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.454166 Longitude: -81.121388
William R. McNeil
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Roscius (Brig), U21182, lost anchors & chains, 19 Nov 1859