The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Darien (Schooner), U6142, aground, 26 Oct 1864


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The schr. DARIEN was driven ashore at Rondeau on Thursday night last week, since which time we have been unable to learn further particulars. The stm. MAGNET, Capt. Hodges, left here late on Saturday night to go to her assistance and doubtless has since got her off. - Det. Adv.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      October 26, 1864 3-4

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The schr. DARIEN, reported ashore at Rondeau, is off and was taken to Toledo by the stm. MAGNET. Capt. Hodeges found the DARIEN high and dry on the beach. The work of getting her afloat was soon accomplished. The fact that the MAGNET was only 3 days absent from Detroit, in making the run and hauling off the DARIEN, shows conclusively the superiority of her for wrecking purposes.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      October 28, 1864 3-4


Schooner DARIEN. U. S. No. 6142. Of 298 tons. Built Milan, O., 1855. Lost Lake Huron 1870.
      Herman Runge List


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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1864
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Local identifier:
McN.W.18768
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.2975 Longitude: -81.888611
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Darien (Schooner), U6142, aground, 26 Oct 1864