The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Tom Lemon (Schooner), sunk, 18 Sep 1856


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Schooner TOM LEMON, stove bottom at Chicago on 'bar' and sunk inside.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 31, 1857 (1856 casualty list)

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      The schooner Wm. LEMON struck a pile, going into Chicago harbor, on the 18th. inst., and sunk. She was loaded with lumber.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Thursday, September 25, 1856

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Notes:
Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $600
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Raised
Date of Original:
1856
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.2551
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 41.85003 Longitude: -87.65005
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Tom Lemon (Schooner), sunk, 18 Sep 1856