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Caroline (Schooner), aground, 4 Apr 1844


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We are under apprehension for the safety of the schr. CAROLINE, at present laying heavily loaded with flour and pork, between horseshoe reef and Bird Island, at the head of Black Rock pier. Should the wind blow strong from the west, she will undoubtedly go to pieces on the rocks. We understand an effort will be made to get her off today, either by lightering or connecting her to a steamer by the means of hawsers.
      Buffalo Daily Gazette
      April 6, 1844


Sailed Chicago, 19th inst..... Waiting for cargoes Schr. PHILADELPHIA, HUDSON, LASALLE, CAROLINE and POTOMAC. (CAROLINE undobtedly released)
      Buffalo Daily Gazette
      April 24, 1844


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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: flour
Remarks: got off
Date of Original:
1844
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.19975
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.88645 Longitude: -78.87837
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Caroline (Schooner), aground, 4 Apr 1844