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Genoa (Schooner), sunk, 26 Oct 1865


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The schr. GENOA, reported a leak Thursday (10/26), has gone down in the main channel off the spit near the lighthouse. She has 320 tons of coal on board. Total loss.
      Erie Daily Dispatch
      October 28, 1865 3-3


The schr. GENOA, Capt. Gleason, sprung a leak outside the harbor yesterday where she now lies. She is loaded with coal for Buffalo. - Erie Dispatch
      Buffalo Morning Express
      October 28, 1865 4-5


      The schr. GENOA, reported a leak Thursday (10/26), has gone down in the main channel off the spit near the lighthouse. She has 320 tons of coal on board. - Erie Dispatch
      Buffalo Morning Express
      October 30, 1865 4-4


Capt. Dobbins sent a wrecking expedition yesterday to Erie for the purpose of raising the schr. GENOA, sank off there.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      November 7, 1865 4-3


The schr. GENOA still lies where she sank. A portion of her rigging and masts will be saved, but her cargo, cosisting of coal, will prove a total loss.
      Erie Weekly Dispatch
      November 18, 1865


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Notes:
Reason: sunk
Freight: coal
Remarks: Total loss ?
Date of Original:
1865
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.19388
Language of Item:
English
  • Pennsylvania, United States
    Latitude: 42.12922 Longitude: -80.08506
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Genoa (Schooner), sunk, 26 Oct 1865