The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
O. M. Nelson (Schooner), 1882


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O.M. NELSON - no steamer listed in Merchant Vessels of 1869-1884-1895 or other sources but:

O.M. NELSON
Other names : none
Official # : 155066
Type at loss : schooner, wood
Build info : 1882, Baker, Suttons Bay, MI
Dimen., tnng : 104x25x7, 167g 159n
Date of loss : 1889, Jun 4
Place of loss : near Plum Isl., Porte des Mortes
Lake : Michigan
Type of loss : "sunk"
Loss of life : ?
Cargo : ?
Detail : No detail, but declared a total loss. Later recovered. Owned by P. Hanson of Washington Island, WI, in 1894. Hgl reports her still in commission in 1898.
Sources : mv,h,polk,nsp,atl

(References: mv=Merchant Vessels; h=K.Heden, Directory of Shipwrecks of the Great Lakes; hgl=Mansfield, Historyof the Great Lakes; polk=Polk's Great Lakes Marine Directory, 1883; nsp =newspaper clipping file; atl=Around the Lakes, 1894, Detroit Dry Dock.)


Media Type:
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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
history
Date of Original:
1882
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.E.6770
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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O. M. Nelson (Schooner), 1882