The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
M. Ballard (Shipwreck), aground, 1865


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SCHOONER M. BALLARD. -- This vessel it will be remembered, was last fall, partially wrecked on Lake Superior, and there remained until quite recently. She has been raised, and is now on the way to this city for necessary repairs. What saved this vessel from becoming a total wreck was her superior strength of build. Aside from a few holes in the ship's bottom, she has in no wise been displaced by the fury of the tempests. Contrary to the speculations of all concerned, it will require but a comparatively small sum to place her as good as new. -- Detroit Free Press
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      August 23, 1865
     


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Newspaper
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Clippings
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Reason: aground
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1865
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Local identifier:
McN.W.24698
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.00011 Longitude: -76.98274
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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M. Ballard (Shipwreck), aground, 1865