Owen Sound, Oct. 16. - The schooner MAPLE LEAF, loaded with bark for Detroit, is ashore near Horse Island.
October 17, 1877
NOTE - Horse Island = Fitzwilliam Island
Schooner MAPLE LEAF, Of 114 tons register, of the port of Picton, Ont. and 6 years of age. On July 11, 1877, while bound from Wheaton, Ont. to Colpoy's Bay, georgian Bay, vessel stranded on Rattlesnake Island, lake Huron, due to stress of weather. A partial casualty, loss valued at $400.
Statement of Wreck & Casualty, 1877
Department of Marine & Fisheries
Schooner MAPLE LEAF. Of 114 tons register. Built at Picton, Prince Edward County, Ont., in 1867. Home port, Picton, Ont. Of 91.7 x 21.6 x 7.7 Owned by James Sutherland, of Owen Sound, Ont.
List of Vessels on the Registry Books of the
Dominion of Canada on Dec. 31, 1875
Later HONORA CARR.