The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Hercules (Schooner), C73911, aground, 8 Nov 1892

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Schooner HERCULES, 22 years old, Port of hail, Sarnia, 240 tons reg. Stranded in a snow storm on Nov. 8, 1892 on Manitoulin Island. Total loss, $6,000.
      Dept. of Marine & Fisheries
      Statement of Wreck & Casualty, 1892
The schooner HERCULES was wrecked at Michael's Bay. The crew were rescued but the woman cook was drowned. She and the cargo are a total loss. She was built three years ago at Sarnia.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Wednesday, November 16, 1892
Schooner HERCULES. Official Canadian No. 73911. 0f 239 tons register. Built 1875 at Port Burwell, Home port, Port Burwell. Owned by F. McGibbon of Sarnia, Ont. 131.0 x 26.0 x 10.3
      List of Vessels on the Registry Books of the
      Dominion of Canada on December 31, 1886

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William R. McNeil
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Hercules (Schooner), C73911, aground, 8 Nov 1892