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Midnight (Schooner), U16438, damaged in tow, 1 Apr 1862


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Schooner MIDNIGHT, damaged in a tow on the River St. Clair.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 26, 1863. Casualty List, 1862

      . . . . .

      A collision took place in the River St. Clair, on Saturday at the Middle Ground, Opposite Huron. The tug DART having in tow the schooners MIDNIGHT and QUEEN CITY, got the former aground, when the latter ran afoul of her, cutting
the boat in two, besides damaging the head gear of the QUEEN CITY to a considerable extent. - Detroit Free Press
      Cleveland Plain Dealer
      April 22, 1862 3-4

      . . . . .

NAME: MIDNIGHT
RIG: Schooner
OFFICIAL NO: 16438
SIGNAL LETTERS:
LOA: 135.7
BEAM: 26.2
DEPTH: 11.1
GROSS: 287.78 (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1885
NET: 273.39 (1885
YEAR BUILT: 1856
STATE: OH
CITY: Cleveland
HOME PORT: Cleveland, OH (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871); Chicago, IL (1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877;
1878); Port Huron, MI (1879; 1880); Bay City, MI (1885
YEARS LISTED: Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1885
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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: damaged in tow
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $100
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1862
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.4865
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
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Midnight (Schooner), U16438, damaged in tow, 1 Apr 1862