The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Rambler (Schooner), aground, 1 Apr 1857

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RAMBLER Schooner, ashore at Milwaukee. Property loss $300.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 28, 1858 (casualty list)

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      The schooner GERTRUDE, of Manitowoc, lies at the dock, full of water, awaiting her turn. The old brig ALGOMAH os on hand for some repairs. The schooner RAMBLER, of Racine, lately ashore, is at the dock, having received but slight injuries. The schooner HERALD, which sunk last fall inside of the piers, and the schooner WELLAND, which was stripped to her hull in a gale in November, and got in through the Straight Cut, were just being hauled out on the railway. The schooners ARGO and PURDY are awaiting their turn. -- Milwaukee Sentinel.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Tuesday, April 28, 1857

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  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 43.0389 Longitude: -87.90647
William R. McNeil
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Rambler (Schooner), aground, 1 Apr 1857