The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Clinton (Propeller), C72951, aground, 1 Jun 1892

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Chicago dispatches state that there are three feet of water in the Canadian steamer CLINTON, which is ashore on Lake Ontario. The CLINTON has 18,000 bushels of rye, Chicago to Kingston. Two losses of cargo on a single trip is an almost unprecedented misfortune, even for a Canadian boat.
      Buffalo Enquirer
      Tuesday, June 21, 1892

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Steam screw CLINTON. Official Canada No. 72951. Of 430 gross tons; 292 tons Reg. Built St. Catharines, Ont., 1874. Home port, St. Catharines, Ont. 138.0 x 23,8 x 12.0 Owned by James Matthews, of Toronto, Ont.
      List of Vessels on the Registry Books of the
      Dominion of Canada on December 31, 1898

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: rye
Remarks: Got off
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.795555 Longitude: -77.905555
William R. McNeil
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Clinton (Propeller), C72951, aground, 1 Jun 1892