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Cherokee (Schooner), struck lighthouse, 6 Nov 1847


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Schooner CHEROKEE, ashore at Milwaukee.
      Buffalo Courier (1847 casualty list)
      March 17, 1848

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      The schooner CHEROKEE in running into the harbor Saturday night, struck the lighthouse, at the end of the pier, and carried away the lantern. The vessel sustained no damage. - Milwaukee Sentinal, 9th.
      Cleveland Herald
      Wednesday, November 17, 1847

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Notes:
Reason: struck lighthouse
Lives: nil
Remarks: slight damage
Date of Original:
1847
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Local identifier:
McN.W.651
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 43.0389 Longitude: -87.90647
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Cherokee (Schooner), struck lighthouse, 6 Nov 1847