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G. W. Weeks (Schooner), aground, 11 Oct 1855


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WEEKS, G.W. Schooner, ashore near Pierre Marquette, L.M. Stripped and abandoned. Property loss $3,600
      Buffalo Morning Express
      Jan. 11, 1856 (Casualty List)



ASHORE. - The schooner G.S. WEEKS went ashore on the 11th inst., at Pierre Marquette, east shore Lake Michigan, and is supposed to be a total loss. She was taking on a cargo of lumber at that point for Chicago.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Wednesday, October 17, 1855


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1855
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Local identifier:
McN.W.1039
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.95528 Longitude: -86.45258
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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G. W. Weeks (Schooner), aground, 11 Oct 1855