Sinking of the Mary Ward 1872, The - Ontario Heritage Trust

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Sinking of the Mary Ward 1872, The

Heroic action by a local rescue party in small fishing boats during a violent storm saved the lives of many of the people on board the Mary Ward after the steamship grounded on a nearby reef.

Location

Near the site of the wreck, Craigleith Provincial Park, Highway 26

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: County of Grey

Municipality: Craigleith Provincial Park

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