Type of loss : storm. Detail : Bound Ashtabula for Welland in tow of tug HENRY E. GILLEN. Broke away, struck a reef and sank off Waldmere Resort. Slipped into deeper water after her crew had abandoned her.
Rig changed to barge the same year as her loss.
Also sunk in the deepest area of the St. Clair R. in September of 1889, due to a collision. Her raising by Jim Reid was one of the greatest salvage feats of the day.