Starting files for a serious salvor..! The Herald

Total loss by fire of the Herald (19th century)

She was a few miles from Huntingdon when the Herald was destroyed by fire in Long Island sound, on her way from New York. There was a  lot of passengers on board, 100 were lost in the disaster and only 3 saved.

She was also carrying a sum of US$ 60.000 in specie.



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