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Maria A. Hall (Schooner), C, sunk, 21 Jul 1895

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The schooner M.A. HALL of Port Dover went down in a squall on Sunday in Lake Huron. The crew got into the yawl which capsized. The men managed to get back into the yawl, minus the oars and kept her afloat until this morning when they were picked up by the tug EVELYN.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Thursday, July 25, 1895

Schooner MARIA A. HALL. Official Canadian No. - none. Of 71 tons register. Built at Port Dover, Ont., in 1872. Home port, Port Dover, Ont. 75.0 x 16.6 x 7.0 Owned by Maurice Fitzgerald of Oakville, Ont.
      List of Vessels on the Registry Books of the
      Dominion of Canada, on December 31, 1886
NOTE:-- The MARIA A. HALL is not listed in the 1898 Canadian List of vessels.

      Schooner M.A. HALL. [C] Of 71 tons. Built at Port Dover in 1860 by Cornell. Owned by J. Duncan. Home port, Port Dover. Value $3,500. Class B 1. REMARKS. -- Large repairs in 1872. Formerly ADA.
      National Board of lake Underwriters
      Lake Vessel Register, 1873

Schooner ADA. [C] Of 54 tons. Built at Port Burwell in September 1860 by Cornell. Owned by [no entry] Home port, Port Dover. Value ---. Class ---.
      Board of Marine Inspectors
      Classification of Lake vessels & Barges, 1871

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.640833 Longitude: -81.768055
William R. McNeil
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Maria A. Hall (Schooner), C, sunk, 21 Jul 1895