The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Kirk White (Brig), aground, 1 May 1856


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KIRK WHITE, Brig, grounded on Milwaukee 'bar'. Got off.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 31, 1857 (1856 casualty List)

      . . . . .

      SUNK. - The brig KIRK WHITE struck the bar at the mouth of Milwaukee Harbor yesterday, knocked a hole in her bottom and sank inside. She will be raised with much difficulty, it is thought.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      May 16, 1856

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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $200
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1856
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.2353
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 43.0389 Longitude: -87.90647
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Kirk White (Brig), aground, 1 May 1856