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Black Hawk (Schooner), aground, 2 Oct 1847


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Schooner BLACK HAWK, ashore near the piers at Racine.
      Buffalo Courier (casualty list)
      March 17, 1848

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ASHORE. - We learn by the Racine Whig that the schooner BLACK HAWK, in endeavoring to make the harbor Saturday night, missed the piers and was beached abouy 20 rods below the north pier.
      Buffalo Republic
      Monday, October 11, 1847

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      We learn by the Racine Whig that the Schooner BLACK HAWK in trying to make that harbor Saturday night, missed the piers and was beached about 20 rods below the north pier.
      Cleveland Herald
      Wednesday, October 13, 1847

     
      Schooner BLACK HAWK, went ashore on Saturday night the 2nd, inst. in trying to make the piers at Racine.
      Casualty List for 1847
      Erik Hyle's private papers


      Schr. BLACKHAWK. - We learn that this vessel under the command of Capt. Green, has not been heard from since she left this port, some six weeks ago. The BLACKHAWK went on shore at the same time with the OUTWARD BOUND, was got off, in a day or two, sailed for Manistee, and has not since been heard from. - Racine Adv.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Tuesday, December 7, 1847

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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1847
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Local identifier:
McN.W.635
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 42.72613 Longitude: -87.78285
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Black Hawk (Schooner), aground, 2 Oct 1847