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Fox (Schooner), aground, 18 Nov 1867


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The vessel reported ashore at North Harbor Reef, Lake Erie, proves to be the schr. FOX, laden with staves, and was bound for Buffalo. She is full of water, badly conditioned, and will prove a total loss. The greater portion of her cargo, however, it is thought, will be saved. The FOX is owned by Capt. Buckley of Buffalo, and we understand is uninsured. She was 405 tons burden, and came out in 1852. The work of dismantling her we are informed has already been commenced. - Detroit Post
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      October 18, 1867 3-5



The Detroit Post says the parties who went to lake Erie to dismantle the brig FOX removed all that was of any value, and the vessel has been abandoned to the elements. Her cargo of staves, if cared for immediately, may be nearly all saved.
      Toledo Blade
      October 21, 1867



      The brig FOX, which recently went ashore, has been abandoned. Her cargo of staves will probably nearly all be saved.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      October 21, 1867 3-3


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Reason: aground
Freight: staves
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1867
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Local identifier:
McN.W.18457
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Fox (Schooner), aground, 18 Nov 1867