The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Sunshine (Schooner), aground, 23 Apr 1878


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The schooner SUNRISE, of Chicago, bound from this city to Buffalo with 29,000 bushels of wheat, went ashore on Colchester Reef at 6 o'clock Tuesday morning during thick weather. The tug PRINCE ALFRED and a lighter, under the charge of Captain Joseph Nicholson, left Detroit yesterday to go to her assistance. At last accounts she was not leaking.
      Cleveland herald
      Friday, April 26, 1878


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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: wheat
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1878
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.22488
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 41.933333 Longitude: -82.893055
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Sunshine (Schooner), aground, 23 Apr 1878