St. Lawrence (Schooner), aground, 17 Nov 1855
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ST. LAWRENCE Schooner, in ballast, ashore near Chicago. Got off. Property loss $500.
Buffalo Morning Express
Jan. 11, 1856 (Casualty List)
Chicago, Nov. 19. -- Friday night and Saturday morning a severe gale from the eastward prevailed at this part of the lake. The schooner REINDEER, with a cargo of brick, went ashore Saturday morning, half a mile north of the piers, probably a total loss. She was owned by Capt. Gillmore and Benj. Ohelps of Milwaukee.
The schooner St. Lawrence is ashore off Grosse Point, but being light, she will probably be got off
The schooner Wm. A. Small, Hooker, is on the beach just south of the pier.
Buffalo Daily Republic
Monday, November 19, 1855
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Illinois, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes