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John Richards (Schooner), aground, 1 May 1858


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Schooner JOHN RICHARDS, ashore on Lake Huron. Property loss $500.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 15, 1859 (1858 Casualty List)

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      ASHORE. - A small black schooner, name unknown, is ashore below Cherry Creek, hard on the beach, and full of water. Capt. Cottrell, of the FOREST QUEEN, who brings the intelligence, thinks she is owned in this city. - Detroit
Advertiser.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Monday, June 1, 1858

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The Tribune learns that the schooner reported ashore and filled with water, near Cherry Creek, is the JOHN RICHARDS, owned by Mr. O'Callaghan of that city.
She had a load of shingles and bark, taken on at Sand Beach for Detroit and Toledo. A tug will be sent to her, and it is thought she may be righted. She is not insured.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Tuesday, June 2, 1858

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Newspaper
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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: bark, shingles
Remarks: Got off ?
Date of Original:
1858
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.3600
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.51447 Longitude: -82.5702
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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John Richards (Schooner), aground, 1 May 1858