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Grey Eagle (Schooner), U10792, disabled, 1 Nov 1863


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Schooner GREY EAGLE, cargo wheat, disabled in a gale on Lake Michigan, towed to the Manitou's and went back to Milwaukee.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Wednesday, January 20, 1864

      . . . . .

      The schooner GREY EAGLE, laden with wheat, from Milwaukee for this port, encountered heavy weather before reaching the Straits, carrying away her chain plate and foreboom, completely disabling her so that she was obliged to return to Milwaukee. She was towed to the Manitous and there made some temporary repairs. Her cargo was discharged immediately after arrival.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Friday, December 4, 1863




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Notes:
Reason: disabled
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $400
Cargo: $100
Freight: wheat
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1863
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.502
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.68473 Longitude: -86.53036
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Grey Eagle (Schooner), U10792, disabled, 1 Nov 1863