ADVANCE (1856, Schooner)IDENTIFICATION Year of Build: 1856 Official Number: 105051 CONSTRUCTION AND OWNERSHIP Built at: Dexter, NY Vessel Type: Schooner Hull Materials: Wood Number of Decks: 1 Builder Name: J.C. Riggs Original Owner and Location: J.C. Riggs, Dexter, NY POWER Number of Masts: 2 DIMENSIONS Tonnage (old style): 74 FINAL DISPOSITION Final Location: Lake Ontario Date: 1873 How: Wrecked Notes: No detail. HISTORY1857, Sep 7 Holed & sunk with coal on rocks near Alexandria Bay, St. Lawrence River. 1863 Owned Smith, Port Colborne, ONT. 1863, Apr 17 Aground near Genesee River, NY, Lake Ontario, released.
1866 Owned J. B. Devoe, Port Colborne.
1869 Owned J. Carr, Port Colborne. 1869-1870 Partial rebuilt, no detail. Owned J. Kerr, Belleville, ONT. 1870, Oct 18 Aground Oswego, NY, Lake Ontario; reported abandoned.
1870, Oct 27 Wreck reported sold to farmers from vicinity of Texas, NY. 1871, Oct 13 Barley laden, aground Nicholson Island, ONT, Lake Ontario. 1873 Wrecked on Lake Ontario; no detail.
1882, Mar 8 Registration closed.