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Antelope (Schooner), aground, 23 Nov 1857


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ANTELOPE Schooner, ashore near St. Joseph, Lake Michigan. Total loss with cargo of wheat and five lives. Property loss $18,200.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Jan. 28, 1858 (1857 Casualty List)




      We learn from a despatch to Captain Dobbins, dated Chicago, November 24, that the schooner ANTELOPE, Captain R. M. Earle, of Chicago, loaded with 14,000 bushels of wheat, is ashore north of St. Joseph, and has gone to pieces. Captain and four of the crew lost.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Wednesday, November 25, 1857


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Reason: aground
Lives: 5
Freight: wheat
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1857
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Local identifier:
McN.W.3436
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.10976 Longitude: -86.48002
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Antelope (Schooner), aground, 23 Nov 1857