The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
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Good Intent (Schooner), aground, 1806 
TextNewspapersComments  1806,   Reason: aground Lives: all Remarks: Total loss ?
General Tracy (Schooner), aground, 1809 
TextNewspapersComments  1809  Reason: aground Remarks: Total loss
Sophia (Schooner), burnt   (war loss), 29 Jun 1812 
TextNewspapersComments  1812,   Reason: burnt (war loss) Lives: nil Remarks: Total loss
Detroit (Brig), aground, 17 Aug 1812 
TextNewspapersComments  1812  Reason: aground Remarks: Total loss
Prudence (Schooner), 19 Apr 1821 
TextNewspapersComments  1821  launch
Upper Canada Herald (Kingston, ON), Jan. 25, 1825 
TextNewspapersComments    1825 UPPER CANADA HERALD (from originals or microfilm as noted) (from original at P.A.C.) p.3 Died - Suddenly at Youngstown on the Evening of the 20th instant Thomas McNamara, late a Purser on board of one of his Majesty's ships on Lake Ontario. ...
William Peacock (Steamboat), burst steam pipe, 17 Sep 1830 
TextNewspapersComments  1830,   Reason: burst steam pipe Lives: 15 Remarks: Repaired
Dayton (Schooner), 1 Sep 1835 
TextNewspapersComments  1835  launch, Grand Island
Parrot (Schooner), sunk, 19 May 1835 
TextNewspapersComments  1835  Reason: sunk Lives: 6 Freight: iron, glass, &c. Remarks: Total loss
Erie (Steamboat), fire, 9 Aug 1841 
TextNewspapersComments  1841,   Reason: fire Lives: 242 Remarks: Total loss
Shamrock (Steamboat), sunk by explosion, 1 Jul 1842 
TextNewspapersComments  1842  Reason: sunk by explosion Lives: 54 Remarks: Total loss ??
Princess Royal (Steamboat), 1 Jun 1844 
TextNewspapersComments  1844  1844 schedule
Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Nov. 1, 1845 
TextNewspapersComments  Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Nov. 1, 1845,   p.3 Died - In this Town, this morning, Mr. Abner Ives, aged 72. Friends and acquaintances are requested to attend the funeral from his late residence, Church street, to the place of interment, on Monday next, 3rd inst., at 3 o'clock, P.M. ...
Margaret & Elizabeth (Schooner), aground, 1 Oct 1846 
TextNewspapersComments  1846  Reason: aground Lives: nil Remarks: Total loss
Argus (Kingston, ON), June 30, 1848 
TextNewspapersComments  Argus (Kingston, ON), June 30, 1848,   p.2 The American Navy. On Tuesday, the Officers of the American vessel Jefferson, commanded by Captain Howard, and Dallas, commanded by Captain Ottinger, entertained at lunch on board the former of these vessels, a large party of Officers in Her Majesty's service, and civilians. The eatables ...
Commerce (Steamboat), sunk by collision, 7 May 1850 
TextNewspapersComments  1850  Reason: sunk by collision Lives: 38 Remarks: Rebuilt as REINDEER
General Thornton (Schooner), capsized, 30 Aug 1850 
TextNewspapersComments  1850  Reason: capsized Lives: all
Burning of the G. P. Griffith 
TextNewspapersComments  Lloyd, James T., Burning of the G. P. Griffith, "Burning of the G. P. Griffith," Lloyd's Steamboat Directory and Disasters on the Western Waters... (1856), 17 Jun 1850, 261-65  Burning of the G. P. Griffith. The fine steamer G. P. Griffith took fire on Lake Erie, about twenty miles below Cleveland, and was burnt to the water's edge, on June 17, 1850. The passengers were all in their berths when the alarm of fire was given, about three o'clock in the morning. The day...
Henry Clay (Propeller), aground, 24 Oct 1851 
TextNewspapersComments  1851  Reason: aground Lives: 19 Hull damage: $25,000 Cargo: included Freight: flour,wool &c. Remarks: Total loss
Lady Bagot (Schooner), aground, 12 Nov 1852 
TextNewspapersComments  1852  Reason: aground Lives: nil

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A. A. Jakkula (Yacht) (1) A. D. Mactier (Propeller) (1) A. W. Thompson (Barge) (1) Addie (Schooner) (1) Alanson Sumner (Tug) (1) Alexandria (steamboat) (1) Algoma (Propeller) (1) Algonquin (steamboat) (1) Annie Vought (Bark) (1) Arabia (Schooner) (1) Ashcroft (Propeller) (1) Barge 115 (Barge) (1) Barges (5) Barks (1) Bavarian (Steamboat) (1) Behlma (Yacht) (1) Belle City (Schooner) (1) Bertha Barnes (Schooner) (1) Bob Tweed (Propeller) (1) Brian Boru (Dredge) (1) Brigs (1) Calumet (Propeller) (1) Cara Barca (Yacht) (1) Carriella (Propeller) (1) Charles Donnelly (Propeller) (1) Chicora (Propeller) (1) City of Detroit (Propeller) (1) Clarion (Propeller) (1) Clipper Vision (Schooner) (1) Commerce (Steamboat) (1) Cuba (Schooner) (1) Dayton (Schooner) (1) Delphine (Yacht) (1) Detroit (Brig) (1) Dredges (1) E. B. Palmer (Schooner) (1) E. K. Collins (Steamboat) (1) E. S. J. Bemis (Schooner) (1) Elizabeth (Schooner) (1) Empress of India (steamboat) (1) Encore (Yacht) (1) Erie (Steamboat) (1) Esther S. (Propeller) (1) Fairy Isle (Motor Vessel) (1) Ferries (2) Fintry (Propeller) (1) Fires (1) Flying Cloud (Schooner) (1) Fortune (Schooner) (1) Frank H. Goodyear (Propeller) (1) Fred Mercur (Propeller) (1) Fred W. Green (Propeller) (1) G. P. Griffith (Steamboat) (1) G. R. Gray (Propeller) (1) Gayle K. (Propeller) (1) General Thornton (Schooner) (1) General Tracy (Schooner) (1) Glad Tidings (Schooner) (1) Good Intent (Schooner) (1) Gunilda (yacht) (1) H. Rand (Schooner) (1) Harvey Neelon (Propeller) (1) Hattie Lloyd (ferry) (1) Henry B. Smith (Propeller) (1) Henry Clay (Propeller) (1) Hydrus (Propeller) (1) Iowa (Barge) (1) J. F. Card (Schooner) (1) J. K. Ward (Propeller) (1) James H. Hoyt (Propeller) (1) Jessie Spalding (Propeller) (1) John A. Dix (Steamboat) (2) John O'Neil (Schooner) (1) John Wesley (Schooner) (1) Jo-Ho-So IV (Yacht) (1) Kingston (steamboat) (1) L. S. Westcoat (Propeller) (1) Lady Bagot (Schooner) (1) Lady Hamilton (Ferry) (1) Lake Creek (Motor Vessel) (1) Lakeland (Propeller) (1) Light Ship No. 5 (Motor Vessel) (1) Madeline T. Dowing (Schooner) (1) Manasoo (Propeller) (1) Margaret & Elizabeth (Schooner) (1) Margaret Olwill (Propeller) (1) Marie (Motor Vessel) (1) Martha (Motor Vessel) (1) Mary Beck (Propeller) (1) Merle M. McCurdy (Propeller) (1) Metamora (Tug) (1) Mildred G. III (Motor Vessel) (1) Motor Vessels (8) Propellers (45) Schooners (37) Shipwrecks (2) Steam yachts (2) Steamboats (16) Tugs (3) Yachts (8)
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