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Milwaukee Belle (Schooner), U16642, lost sails, 1 Dec 1856


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MILWAUKEE BELLE Schooner, lost head sails in a gale on Lake Michigan.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 31, 1857 (casualty list)



Schooner MILWAUKEE BELLE. U. S. No. 16642. Of 242.69 tons gross; 230.56 tons net. Built Milwaukee, Wis., 1854. Home port, Chicago, Ill.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1884


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Reason: lost sails
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $150
Date of Original:
1856
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.2941
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.68473 Longitude: -86.53036
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Milwaukee Belle (Schooner), U16642, lost sails, 1 Dec 1856