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Wave Crest (Schooner), C83413, collision, 18 May 1894

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Oswego, May 19. -- The steamer COFFINBERRY, bound out, and the Canadian schooner WAVE CREST collided in a dense fog just outside the harbor last night. The WAVE CREST was damaged considerably, but as the COFFINBERRY proceeded on her voyage her injuries are not known.
      Buffalo Enquirer
      May 19, 1894
Schooner WAVE CREST. Official Canada No. 83413. oF 182 tons register. Built Brockville, Ont., 1867. Home port, Port Hope, Ont. 110.0 x 22.5 x 9.7. Owned by R.C. Smith of Port Hope, Ont.
      List of Vessels on the Registry Books of the
      Dominion of Canada on December 31, 1898

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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
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  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 43.45535 Longitude: -76.5105
William R. McNeil
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Wave Crest (Schooner), C83413, collision, 18 May 1894