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Colorado (Bark), aground, 1 Oct 1863


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Bark COLORADO, part cargo of coal, stranded on the Racine Point, Lake Michigan. October 1863. Total loss.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Wednesday, January 20, 1864

      . . . . .

      We learn that the bark COLORADO is ashore at Racine Point, Lake Michigan.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Monday, November 2, 1863

     
Bark COLORADO, of 503 tons. Built Cleveland 1861 by Peck & Masters. Owned by S.V.R. Watson. Home port, Buffalo. Value, $20,500. Class, A1
      Board of Lake Underwriters
      Marine Register, 1863



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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $21,000
Cargo: $2,000
Freight: coal partly
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1863
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Local identifier:
McN.W.317
Language of Item:
English
  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 42.72613 Longitude: -87.78285
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Colorado (Bark), aground, 1 Oct 1863