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Steamer Africa Foundered--crew Lost

Steamer Africa Foundered--crew Lost image
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Keports indícate that the steamer África, of Owen Sound, Ont., is lost vvith all on board. The África and the chooner Severn, of Toronto, were on Mke Huron, bount! up, with coal from wen Sound. When 'J0 miles otï Cove land lig-ht both boats were making jad weather in a heavy northwester nd steamer let go of her consort. "hen last seen the África was rollingïeavily. The Severn ran ashore north E Loyal island, where she pounded to ieces. The Severn s crew was saven y some fishermen after beinjr in the ïgging :.i hours. The Africa's life )oats carne ashore. Later the of body f ËngiDeer Forrest was picked up off Jike bay. Ont. The crew of the África vas: Capt. II. 1'. harsen, of Toronto; Vin. Anderson. mate, of Owen Sound; hief Engineer Hay, of Toronto; Edvard Korrest, second engineer, Toronto; Wm. Mann. wheelman, Toronto; John King, wheelman, Oakville; Miss Lee, cook, Toronto; two üremen and two deckhands, names unknown.


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Ann Arbor Register