Boston, MA Schooner Fire, Dec 1875
Abandoned at Sea.
BOSTON, Dec. 29. - The schooner Bonnie Ives, Captain Whittaker, from Boston, for Ellsworth, Me., which has been reported a missing vessel, was abandoned at sea, in latitude 33, longitude 59, having been blown off the coast by a heavy northwest gale. Her crew was taken from the wreck by the Norwegian brig, Oscar, from Havana, and carried to Falmouth, England, where it arrived December, 25th. The Bonnie Ives was eighty-one tons, registered, and built at Ellsworth, Me., in 1866, and was owned by Mr. Dyer P. Jordan.
The Daily Critic, Washington, DC 29 Dec 1875