Shipwrecks

Great Lakes Shipwrecks: A database of newspaper and other original source material on Great Lakes shipwrecks assembled by William R. McNeil and Jack Messmer. See also their collections of Great Lakes Vessel Extracts and William R. McNeil's Vessel Renamings databases.

The Great Lakes Shipwreck File: Total Losses of Great Lakes Ships, 1679 - 1997   (Linked) by Dave Swayze (hosted in the Great Lakes and Seaway Shipping site)

 

1855: The Democracy, (Buffalo), 28 February 1855. The "Casualty List" for the 1854 season was published as an EXTRA sheet with the Feb 28, 1855 date.
1870: Hall, Capt. J. W., Marine Disasters on the Western Lakes during 1869
1872: Hall, Capt. J. W. , Marine Disasters of the Western Lakes during the Navigation of 1871 : with the Loss of Property, Vessels Bought and Sold, the Old and New Tonnage, with the Names of Vessels Laid Up at Various Lake Ports also Important Marine History , Detroit: Free Press Book and Job Printing Establishment, 1872.