Sch. Alaska sailed
on a Bank trip August 18, baited at Canso Aug. 24, 1883 and was probably lost in the gale
of Aug. 29. 63.87 tons, built at Essex in 1877, owned by George Norwood & Son, and
insured with outfits for $3600.
Justin Innis, master, left
widow and children
R. L. Hill, steward
James DeCoste, widow and children
A. M. Brown, widow in Belfast, Me.
John H. Sullivan, widow and children at Newburyport
S. N. Crossman
John F. McDonald
John J. Hayden
Unless otherwise noted, all are believed to be
natives of the Provinces.