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William H. Merritt (Schooner), aground, 11 Oct 1865


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The schooner W.H. MERRITT, bound from Chicago to Collingwood with 16,000 bushels of corm, was wrecked at Cove Island on Wednesday October 11th. A total loss.
      Toronto Globe
      October 17, 1865
     
     
Schooner W.H. MERRITT. Of 320 tons. Built St. Catharines 1855 by Shickluna. Owned by Shickluna. Home port, Goderich. REMARKS -- Wreck Total.
      Association Of Canadian lake Underwriters
      Lake Vessel Register, 1866
     


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Newspaper
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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: Corn
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1865
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Local identifier:
McN.W.25232
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 45.306666 Longitude: -81.725
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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William H. Merritt (Schooner), aground, 11 Oct 1865