By J.E. Hopkins
On a hot spring evening, at a value of 287 lives, the one maximum demise on Lake Erie, and the 3rd maximum loss on all of the nice Lakes, happened with the smash of the G.P. Griffith.
The tale of the Griffith has been all yet misplaced within the mists of time. prior bills of the catastrophe, for the main half, variety from erroneous to fanciful. Writers have rushed to judgment as a way to position culpability, with very little documentation, evidentiary procedure, and common sense getting used. nonetheless others have in basic terms regurgitated the modern, albeit erroneous, accounts.
Out of all of the shipwrecks at the nice Lakes, the main compelling of all happened in 8 ft of water, 220 yards from shore; the ruin of the G.P. Griffith."
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1850: Death on Erie: The Saga of the G.P. Griffith by J.E. Hopkins