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E. M. Peck (Schooner), struck pier, 1 Sep 1863


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Schooner E.M. PECK, cargo lumber, struck against the pier at Chicago and filled. Pumped out.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Wednesday, January 20, 1864

      . . . . .

      VESSEL SUNK. - The schooner E.M. PECK, with a cargo of lumber, from Pier Marquette, Mich., in attempting to enter the harbor yesterday afternoon, struck against the south pier, knocking a hole in her hull. She filled almost instantly. The cargo is one not likely to suffer from submersion, and the damage to the vessel is not material. - Chicago Journal.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Saturday, September 26, 1863


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Notes:
Reason: struck pier
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $825
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Raised
Date of Original:
1863
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.289
Language of Item:
English
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 41.85003 Longitude: -87.65005
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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E. M. Peck (Schooner), struck pier, 1 Sep 1863