The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Northern Advance (Barrie, ON), August 23, 1877

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The Cumberland is a total wreck. It having been found impossible to get her off the shoal upon which she struck. The officers and crew came down by the Francis Smith having abandoned their boat. Nearly everything movable was taken off before she was abandoned. It is understood that she is fully insured. The reef on which she struck is not shown on any Canadian chart.

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August 23, 1877
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Bill Hester
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Northern Advance (Barrie, ON), August 23, 1877