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Gleniffer (Schooner), C83148, collision ?, 24 Aug 1878


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The schooner GRACE MURRAY, which was struck by an unknown vessel on Lake Huron during the gale of last Saturday, arrived at Chicago Thursday. Her stern is considerably damaged, as is also her house, but her passage was not interrupted thereby. The captain thinks a Canadian schooner struck him. An unsuccessful effort was made to rescue the cook, who was knocked overboard.
      Also
      The Canadian schooner GLENIFFER arrived at Milwaukee August 29, minus her centerboard, which was carried away near Waugochance light in heavy weather, she sailed up in ballast trim and may be the vessel referred to as having been in collision on Lake Huron a few days ago.
      Detroit Free Press
      Saturday, August 31, 1878
     
     
     
Schooner GLENIFFER. Official Canada No. 83148. Of 315 tons reg. Built Port Robinson, Ont., 1873. Home port, St. Catharines, Ont. 140.0 x 23.2 x 11.2. Owned by Jas. Norris, of St. Catharines, Ont.
      List of Vessels on the Registry Books of the
      Dominion of Canada, on December 31, 1886
     


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Reason: collision ?
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1878
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Local identifier:
McN.W.22561
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.640833 Longitude: -81.768055
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Gleniffer (Schooner), C83148, collision ?, 24 Aug 1878