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Late in the season in 1808 the 131 ton sailing ship Bon Accord set sail from Aberdeen to Nova Scotia. On the Voyage a crew member was washed over board. On 14th December 1808, the ship set off back home.

The return voyage was to beĀ  a disaster. Freezing gale force winds tore the ship’s [...]

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