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  • NIAGARA (1825, Schooner)
    NIAGARA (1825, Schooner)
    Ship       1826 Rebuilt as steamer, engine by Ward Brothers, Montreal, QUE. 1826, Aug 10 Machinery breakdown. 1826, Sep 14 Collision with DALHOUSIE on St. Lawrence River. 1826, Nov 2 Stranded Poplar Point, St. Lawrence River. 1827, Jun Refloated. 1827, May Rebuilt as schooner; engine removed. 1832 Owned Rochester.
    Ship     1826 Rebuilt as steamer, engine by Ward Brothers, Montreal, QUE. 1826, Aug 10 Machinery breakdown. 1826, Sep 14 Collision with DALHOUSIE on St. Lawrence River. 1826, Nov 2 Stranded Poplar ...
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  • WATERLOO (1857, Barge)
    WATERLOO (1857, Barge)
    Ship       Official No.: 33531; 1860 Rebuilt. 1878 Owned r. Dauphinais, Sorel, QUE; 110 x 27.7 x 7.3', 243 net tons; C33531.; Original Owner: Glassford & Jones
    Ship     Official No.: 33531; 1860 Rebuilt. 1878 Owned r. Dauphinais, Sorel, QUE; 110 x 27.7 x 7.3', 243 net tons; C33531.; Original Owner: Glassford & Jones
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  • BALTIC (1867, Schooner)
    BALTIC (1867, Schooner)
    Ship       Final Date: 24 Nov 1894; Dimensions (LBD): 106.4' x 21.7' x 9.9' ; 1868, May 30 Owned Western Assurance Company & C.G. Fortier, Toronto, ONT. 1868, Oct 9 Owned Arch Taylor, et al, Toronto, ONT. 1869, Jun 26 Owned John O'Neil, Port Colborne, ONT. 1871, Mar 14 Owned Quinn Brothers, ...
    Ship     Final Date: 24 Nov 1894; Dimensions (LBD): 106.4' x 21.7' x 9.9' ; 1868, May 30 Owned Western Assurance Company & C.G. Fortier, Toronto, ONT. 1868, Oct 9 Owned Arch ...
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  • RAYNOR, WILLIAM (1855, Schooner)
    RAYNOR, WILLIAM (1855, Schooner)
    Ship       Final Date: 20 Oct 1857; 1857 Owned R. Moody, Toronto, ONT.; Final Location: Oswego, NY harbor. Lake Ontario., Storm.; Capsized in Oswego Harbor & went to pieces; all hands lost; one man found dead lashed to rigging.
    Ship     Final Date: 20 Oct 1857; 1857 Owned R. Moody, Toronto, ONT.; Final Location: Oswego, NY harbor. Lake Ontario., Storm.; Capsized in Oswego Harbor & went to pieces; all hands lost; ...
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  • BAXTER, ELLEN (1861, Schooner)
    BAXTER, ELLEN (1861, Schooner)
    Ship       Dimensions (LBD): 121' x 23.4' x 9.6' ; 1861, Dec 30 Registered Wellington Square, ONT. 1864, Sep 26 Owned Henderson & Baxter. 1864, Dec 9 Owned D. Henderson & T.C. Chisholm; 240 gross tons. 1866 Owned Buffalo, NY; reported gone to East Coast; US8147; 204.62 gross tons. 1867 Registered New ...
    Ship     Dimensions (LBD): 121' x 23.4' x 9.6' ; 1861, Dec 30 Registered Wellington Square, ONT. 1864, Sep 26 Owned Henderson & Baxter. 1864, Dec 9 Owned D. Henderson & T.C. ...
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  • SWEEPSTAKES (1867, Schooner)
    SWEEPSTAKES (1867, Schooner)
    Ship       Final Date: Jun 1896; Dimensions (LBD): 119' x 22.8' x 10.1' ; 1868, Oct 23 Aground with wheat Point Frederick Shoal, Lake Ontario. 1875, Jan 26 Owned Bunten et al, Burlington, ONT. 1880, Aug 25 Owned John Waldie & E.E. Thomas. 1880, Oct 30 Collided with schooner GAZELLE off Oswego, ...
    Ship     Final Date: Jun 1896; Dimensions (LBD): 119' x 22.8' x 10.1' ; 1868, Oct 23 Aground with wheat Point Frederick Shoal, Lake Ontario. 1875, Jan 26 Owned Bunten et al, ...
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  • HOWARD, JOHN (1851, Barge)
    HOWARD, JOHN (1851, Barge)
    Ship       Other Names: EMU; Dimensions (LBD): 106.3' x 20.4' x 7' ; 1854, Jun 26 Owned Hooker & Jacques, Montreal; renamed EMU. 1864 Owned McNaughton Co., Montreal.
    Ship     Other Names: EMU; Dimensions (LBD): 106.3' x 20.4' x 7' ; 1854, Jun 26 Owned Hooker & Jacques, Montreal; renamed EMU. 1864 Owned McNaughton Co., Montreal.
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  • WHITE, ELIZA (1845, Schooner)
    WHITE, ELIZA (1845, Schooner)
    Ship       Final Date: 17 Nov 1869; 1854 Owned McNab, Owen Sound, ONT. 1869, Nov 17 Ashore & sunk, Lake Erie.; Final Location: Off Port Dover, west side of piers. Lake Erie., Ashore & sunk.
    Ship     Final Date: 17 Nov 1869; 1854 Owned McNab, Owen Sound, ONT. 1869, Nov 17 Ashore & sunk, Lake Erie.; Final Location: Off Port Dover, west side of piers. Lake Erie., ...
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  • POMONA (1847, Schooner)
    POMONA (1847, Schooner)
    Ship       Final Date: Dec 1854; Dimensions (LBD): 133.8' x 22.2' x 9.9' ; 1848, January 20 Thomas Rae, Hamilton, Ontario purchased 32 shares 1849 Thomas Rae's shares advertised for sale after his death 1850, January 9 Alonzo Reid, Hamilton, purchased 32 shares 1854 Owned Reid & Company, Kingston, Ontario 1854, December ...
    Ship     Final Date: Dec 1854; Dimensions (LBD): 133.8' x 22.2' x 9.9' ; 1848, January 20 Thomas Rae, Hamilton, Ontario purchased 32 shares 1849 Thomas Rae's shares advertised for sale after ...
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  • JULLIET (1878, Ferry)
    JULLIET (1878, Ferry)
    Ship       Other Names: ECLIPSE; Final Date: 22 Nov 1883; Dimensions (LBD): 90' x 16' x 5.6' ; 1878, May 14 First registered, Hamilton, ONT. 1878 On first trip, nearly capsized before pulling away from the dock. 1879 Rebuilt, beam lengthened; 74 gross tons; owned Palmer & Co. 1879, May 19 Renamed ...
    Ship     Other Names: ECLIPSE; Final Date: 22 Nov 1883; Dimensions (LBD): 90' x 16' x 5.6' ; 1878, May 14 First registered, Hamilton, ONT. 1878 On first trip, nearly capsized before ...
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  • MORNING STAR (1875, Schooner)
    MORNING STAR (1875, Schooner)
    Ship       Official No.: 72992; Dimensions (LBD): 66' x 15.9' x 5.7' ; 1875, Dec 12 Sunk by ice at Wolfe Island, St. Lawrence River. 1878 Owned John Miller, Port Credit, ONT.
    Ship     Official No.: 72992; Dimensions (LBD): 66' x 15.9' x 5.7' ; 1875, Dec 12 Sunk by ice at Wolfe Island, St. Lawrence River. 1878 Owned John Miller, Port Credit, ONT.
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  • WILSON, ELIZA (1855, Schooner)
    WILSON, ELIZA (1855, Schooner)
    Ship       Final Date: Nov 1863; Dimensions (LBD): 7' 6" x 20' x 7' ; 1855, May 24 Launched for Lake trade. 1856, Nov 19 Helped save cargo of propeller NORTHERN MICHIGAN who filled with water, Lake Ontario. 1863, Nov Stranded Lake Ontario, total loss.; Original Owner: J. Wilson Esq, (firm Wilson ...
    Ship     Final Date: Nov 1863; Dimensions (LBD): 7' 6" x 20' x 7' ; 1855, May 24 Launched for Lake trade. 1856, Nov 19 Helped save cargo of propeller NORTHERN MICHIGAN ...
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  • GENERAL WOLFE (1841, Schooner)
    GENERAL WOLFE (1841, Schooner)
    Ship       1846 Owned M. W. & E. Browne, Hamilton, ONT. 1851, Oct 5 Ashore Clear Creek, Canada. 1852 Rebuilt Port Robinson; 91 tons; 87.5 x 18.5 x 7.7. 1854, Apr 28 Owned Thomas Rae, Hamilton, ONT.
    Ship     1846 Owned M. W. & E. Browne, Hamilton, ONT. 1851, Oct 5 Ashore Clear Creek, Canada. 1852 Rebuilt Port Robinson; 91 tons; 87.5 x 18.5 x 7.7. 1854, Apr 28 ...
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  • PINTA (1869, Scow Schooner)
    PINTA (1869, Scow Schooner)
    Ship       Dimensions (LBD): 58' x 14.4' x 4.8' ; 1872 Owned H. Cotton & P. Osborne, Port Nelson, Ontario 1873 Owned J. Baker & H. Dorland, Port Nelson 1879, November 20 Sank in storm on way from Oakville, Ontario, to Toronto with load of stone Three of crew took to lifeboat, ...
    Ship     Dimensions (LBD): 58' x 14.4' x 4.8' ; 1872 Owned H. Cotton & P. Osborne, Port Nelson, Ontario 1873 Owned J. Baker & H. Dorland, Port Nelson 1879, November 20 ...
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  • HENRY, GEORGE (1855, Schooner)
    HENRY, GEORGE (1855, Schooner)
    Ship       Dimensions (LBD): 54' x 15.4' x 6.2' ; 1878 Owned James McAllom, Jr., Whitby, ONT; registered Toronto.
    Ship     Dimensions (LBD): 54' x 15.4' x 6.2' ; 1878 Owned James McAllom, Jr., Whitby, ONT; registered Toronto.
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  • BRITANNIA (1819, Schooner)
    BRITANNIA (1819, Schooner)
    Ship       Final Date: 4 Nov 1841; 1841, Nov 4 Foundered, Lake Ontario. Owned, Colvin, Cook & Counter et al, Kingston, ONT.; Original Owner: M. Brooks; Final Location: Off Rochester County. Lake Ontario., Foundered.; 5-6 lives lost.
    Ship     Final Date: 4 Nov 1841; 1841, Nov 4 Foundered, Lake Ontario. Owned, Colvin, Cook & Counter et al, Kingston, ONT.; Original Owner: M. Brooks; Final Location: Off Rochester County. Lake ...
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  • GREENSIDE, AGNES ( Schooner)
    GREENSIDE, AGNES ( Schooner)
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  • ECHO (1853, Schooner)
    ECHO (1853, Schooner)
    Ship       Final Date: 1920; Dimensions (LBD): 49' x 14.3' x 5.7' ; 1855, Feb 13 Registered Hamilton, ONT. 1856, Mar 6 Owned William Charlton, Toronto, ONT. 1861, Oct Stuck on Gull Harbor, wrecked. 1864 Owned Jas. McSherry, Toronto. 1869, Jun 8 Rebuilt & lengthened; 69' x 14.4' x 5.7'; owned R. ...
    Ship     Final Date: 1920; Dimensions (LBD): 49' x 14.3' x 5.7' ; 1855, Feb 13 Registered Hamilton, ONT. 1856, Mar 6 Owned William Charlton, Toronto, ONT. 1861, Oct Stuck on Gull ...
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  • TORRANCE, J.A. (1841, Schooner)
    TORRANCE, J.A. (1841, Schooner)
    Ship       Other Names: MACDONALD, J.A.; Official No.: 77812; Final Date: 11 May 1881; 1849 Large repairs. 1853 Rebuilt Bronte, ONT; 126 old style tons. 1860 Owned Samuel McLean, Toronto, ONT; 160 old style tons. 1861-62 Major repairs. 1863 Owned Archibald Taylor, Toronto. 1864 Renamed J.A. MACDONALD. 1864, Oct Ashore with heavy ...
    Ship     Other Names: MACDONALD, J.A.; Official No.: 77812; Final Date: 11 May 1881; 1849 Large repairs. 1853 Rebuilt Bronte, ONT; 126 old style tons. 1860 Owned Samuel McLean, Toronto, ONT; 160 ...
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  • UNA (1886, Schooner)
    UNA (1886, Schooner)
    Ship       Official No.: 88523; Dimensions (LBD): 65' x 17' x 3.9' ; 1886 Canadian registry listed as barge 1892, September 13 Wrecked Oakville, Ontario, Lake Ontario 1895 Beeson list under original owner; Original Owner: William J. Partlow
    Ship     Official No.: 88523; Dimensions (LBD): 65' x 17' x 3.9' ; 1886 Canadian registry listed as barge 1892, September 13 Wrecked Oakville, Ontario, Lake Ontario 1895 Beeson list under original ...
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