M. B. Spaulding (Schooner), U16327, leak, 19 Nov 1866
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SPRUNG A LEAK. - The schooner M.B. SPALDING, with a cargo of wheat, arrived here yesterday. She was being towed to J.B. Griffin & Co.'s Mill at Black Rock, and when near the mill struck a rock in the river, which caused her to spring a leak. Whether her cargo was damaged we did not ascertain.
Buffalo Daily Courier
Tuesday, November 20, 1866
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SPRUNG A LEAK. - The Detroit Union of Wednesday has the following:-
The schooner M.B. SPAULDING, grain loaded, struck a rock while passing
down the Niagara River, causing her to spring a leak, and damaging a part of her
cargo. She will have to be placed in drydock before leaving port again. She is
owned in Buffalo by Griffin & McDonald. The scow FOX, bound for Toledo also
sprung a leak a day or two since, and was obliged to throw overboard a portion
of her deck load of lumber before getting into port.
The Buffalo Post
Friday, November 23, 1866
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New York, United States
- William R. McNeil
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