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Berlin (Schooner), U2161, sunk, 2 Sep 1876

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A private dispatch says that the schr. BERLIN, bound own with a cargo of iron ore, sprung a leak Saturday and ran into Fairport Ohio, where she sank. The vessel is owned by A.M. Johnston, of this city, and insured for $4,000. Capt. Merriman has gone from this port to raise her. It is thought she can be got afloat with a steam pump.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      September 2, 1876 3-5

The schr. BERLIN which sunk at Fairport Friday, was raised Tuesday and towed to Ashtabula.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      September 7, 1876 3-4

Schooner BERLIN. U. S. No. 2161. Of 213.86. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1871

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Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Freight: iron ore
Remarks: Raised
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  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.75004 Longitude: -81.27399
William R. McNeil
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Berlin (Schooner), U2161, sunk, 2 Sep 1876