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R. B. Campbell (Schooner), U21178, aground, 1 Oct 1854

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CAMPBELL, R.B. Schooner, ashore at Point Betsy, Lake Michigan, got off and repaired. Property loss $2,000.
      Buffalo Democracy
      Feb. 28, 1855 (casualty list)

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      We were shown a letter, on Saturday last, received that day from a gentleman connected with an Insurance Office in Chicago, which states that the schooners ROBERT CAMPBELL, ALLENWICK, LEVANT, NORTH YUBA, SEVENTY SIX, ROANOKE, GLOBE, St. CLAIR, and propeller ROSSITER were all ashore between Point Betsie and Grand River, Michigan, on the east shore of Lake Michigan.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Monday, October 16, 1854

Schooner ROBERT B. CAMPBELL. U. S. No. 21178. Of 121.90 tons. Home port, Chicago, Ill.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1871

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 44.69111 Longitude: -86.25537
William R. McNeil
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R. B. Campbell (Schooner), U21178, aground, 1 Oct 1854