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Samuel Strong (Schooner), aground, 1 Oct 1855


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STRONG, SAM Schooner, cargo coal, ashore near Piere Marquette, L. M. Total loss. Property loss, Vessel $5,000. Cargo,$2,400
      Buffalo Morning Express
      Jan. 11, 1856 (Casualty List)


The Grand Rapids Herald says "the schooner SAM STRONG, laden with coal, is ashore at Marquette Bay; and it is supposed that the PARAGON is ashore at Grand Traverse Bay, as she is over due, and a vessel answering to her description has been reported ashore."
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Saturday, November 3, 1855


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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $5,000
Cargo: $2,400
Freight: coal
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1855
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Local identifier:
McN.W.1170
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.95528 Longitude: -86.45258
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Samuel Strong (Schooner), aground, 1 Oct 1855