On the Rocks: Shipwrecks of Nova Scotia - Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Marine Heritage Database

Merritt - 1868

Ship Type

Typical Profile

Tonnage

Length(ft)

Breadth(ft)

Depth(ft)

Masts

Decks

Hull

Wood

Shipwreck Details

Description

Vessel Type

Steam

Type of Event

Loss

Nature of Event

Collision

Cause of Event

Navigation error

Date of Wreck

1868-09-24

Location

Indian Cove

Cargo

Lives Lost

Voyage from

Montreal, Quebec , Canada

Voyage to

Pictou, Nova Scotia , Canada

Remarks

Pilot error.

Ship Construction

Built at

Date

Registered at

Montreal, Quebec , Canada

Date

Propulsion

Rig

Unknown

Details

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