The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
South West (Schooner), U22359, sunk, 5 May 1867


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The schooner SOUTHWEST struck a rock on the Canada shore Saturday, and sunk in twelve feet of water. Fourteen thousand bushels of grain was transferred to a lighter. The damaged grain was insured in the following companies: Security, of New York, 10,000 bushels; Western, of Buffalo, 10,000 bushels; Merchants, of Chicago, 6,000 bushels.
      Toledo Blade
      May 7, 1867



Schooner SOUTH WEST. U. S. No. 22359. Of 292.30 tons gross; 277.69 tons net. Built Ogdensburg, N.Y., 1866. Home port, Cleveland, O. 137.0 x 26.0 x 11.0.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885
     


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Notes:
Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Freight: grain
Remarks: Raised
Date of Original:
1867
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Local identifier:
McN.W.20744
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.454166 Longitude: -81.121388
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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South West (Schooner), U22359, sunk, 5 May 1867