Prince Edward (Schooner), aground, 1 Nov 1870
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Schooner PRINCE EDWARD is ashore at Cove Island, her back is reported broken. Bound from Bruce Mines to Owen Sound.
November 26, 1870
NOTE:-- The PRINCE EDWARD is listed in the 1871 Underwriters Register but gone from the 1873 ?
On July 17, 1870 The American barkentine CITY, stranded at Cove island. On Nov. 8th of the same year the MINNIE MITCHELL, a 40 ton schooner belonging to Penetanguishene, went on the beach in foul weather. Two weeks later the schooner PRINCE EDWARD went ashore near the lighthouse. All three were got off with heavy damages
Shipwrecks of the Saugeen
By Patrick Folkes
And listed as a partial loss in Marine & Fisheries
Statement of Wreck & Casualties for 1870
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes