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Prussia (Schooner), C77633, aground, 8 Sep 1882

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Garden Island, Ont., Sept. 10. -- The schooner PRUSSIA, coal-laden, for Brockville, ran ashore early Saturday morning on Snake Island reef. Captain J.E. Allen, with the wrecking tug HIRAM CALVIN, went to her assistance and succeeded in pulling her off, and towed her to Brockville.
      The J.W. Hall Great lakes Marine Scrapbook, September, 1882
      Schooner CYRENIAN. * Official Canadian Number 77633. Of 293 tons reg. Built at Garden Island, Ont., in 1879 Home port, Sarnia, Ont. Owned by Edward Kelly of Wallaceburg, Ont. 135.0 x 26.0 x 10.6
      * Formerly PRUSSIA.
      List of Vessels on Registry Books of the Dominion
      of Canada on the 31st. Day of December, 1920

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: coal
Remarks: Got off
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.190833 Longitude: -76.543055
William R. McNeil
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Prussia (Schooner), C77633, aground, 8 Sep 1882