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Hampton (Brig), U11305, aground, 18 Nov 1857


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Brig HAMPTON, ashore at the head of Lake Michigan. Property loss $2,700.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 28, 1858 (1857 Casualty List)

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BRIG HAMPTON ASHORE. -- Intelligence was received here yesterday that the brig HAMPTON went ashore, kight, about four miles south of New Buffalo, on Wednesday night, during the gale. She will go to pieces. The HAMPTON is owned by E. K. Bruce, and is valued at $5,000. -- Chicago Press, 20th.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Monday, November 23, 1857

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The Tug SALVOR having brought in the bark SONORA, left again yesterday to get off the brig HAMPTON, ashore since last fall, between Calumet and Michigan City - Chicago Press.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      April 29, 1858

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      On Wednesday evening the propeller SALVOR brought in the brig HAMPTON, which we mentioned a few days ago that she had gone after. The brig is very slightly damaged, and will be all right again in a few days.
      Buffalo Republic & Times
      Saturday, May 1, 1858

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The Chicago Press, of yesterday, says the brig HAMPTON, which was ashore all winter, is repaired, and was loading with wheat the day previous, at the Galena elevators.
      Buffalo Daily Republic & Times
      Saturday, May 15, 1858

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NAME: HAMPTON
RIG: Brig
OFFICIAL NO: 11305
LETTERS:
LOA:
BEAM:
DEPTH:
GROSS: 173.63 (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875)
NET:
YEAR BUILT:
STATE:
CITY:
HOME PORT: Racine, WI (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875)
YEARS LISTED: Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875.
NOTES: Listed as lost in 1875.


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Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1857
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.3388
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Hampton (Brig), U11305, aground, 18 Nov 1857