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The Alaska


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.
Crew list:

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
John Foley
Martin Gill
Michael Connelly
Michael McGuiah
S. N. Crossman
John F. McDonald
John J. Hayden

Unless otherwise noted, all are believed to be natives of the Provinces. 


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