F. C. Leighton (Schooner), aground, 20 Sep 1887
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Schooner F.C. LEIGHTON of 312 tons, built 1875. Home port, Detroit. Owned by Parker. Classed as A 2. On September 20, 1887 vessel with a cargo of ore went ashore on Lake Michigan. Got off with property loss of $2,500 to hull.
1887 Casualty List (Partial Loss)
The Marine Record, Dec. 15, 1887
The schooner FRANK LEIGHTON is ashore on Beaver Island, Lake Michigan.
Port Huron Daily Times
Wednesday, September 21, 1887
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- Reason: aground
Hull damage: $2,500
Remarks: Got off
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes