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Adriatic (Bark), aground, 1 Oct 1857


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ADRIATIC Bark, struck on Spectacle Reef, Lake Huron. Got off. Property loss $1,500.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Jan. 28, 1858 (1857 Casualty List)

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      The bark ADRIATIC, bound down with a full load, ran onto Spectacle Reef at the foot of Bois Blanc Island, on Saturday last, and was got off in a leaking condition. The captain of the stm. LOUSIANA, which arrived yesterday from Green Bay, reports seeing the ADRIATIC 6 miles off Mackinaw with a signal of distress flying and both pumps working. A tug came out and towed her in.
      Detroit Free Press
      October 6, 1857




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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1857
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Local identifier:
McN.W.3282
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.76807 Longitude: -84.13946
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Adriatic (Bark), aground, 1 Oct 1857