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Fox (Schooner), aground, 18 Oct 1867


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      The schooner reported ashore at North Shore Reef, Lake Erie, proved 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 learn, is uninsured. She was 406 tons burden, and came out in 1853. The work of dismantling her, we are informed has already been commenced. - Detroit Post.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      October 18, 1867 3-5

      The brig FOX, which recently went ashore, has been abandoned. her cargo of staves will probably nealry 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.18730
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Fox (Schooner), aground, 18 Oct 1867