The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Melissa (Schooner), aground, 20 Oct 1868


Description
Full Text

The schooner MELISSA, Og owen Sound, lost her rudder and jib and went ashore on George's Island on the 20 th inst. Crew escaped. The Captain reports that a large American vessel struck a rock in the neighborhood of Toubomarc harbour, and went down, all hands lost.
      Goderich Signal, Semi-Weekly
      November 5, 1868
     


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1868
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.24687
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 45.9625 Longitude: -81.517777
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Shipwreck news
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










Melissa (Schooner), aground, 20 Oct 1868