Wanderer (Schooner), U26239, capsized, 7 Jul 1871
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WANDERER Schooner, cargo of lumber, ran foul of the Schooner COLLINGWOOD and capsized, at Port Huron; got up.
Marine Disasters of the Western
Lakes 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall
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VESSEL CAPSIZED. - Yesterday morning, as the schooner WANDERER emerged from Black River into River St. Clair with a load of lumber, she was run foul of by the schooner COLLINGWOOD, going down. The WANDERER drifted across the bows of another schooner, the S.A. WOOD, which was lying at anchor, and rolled over. Her deck load, consisting of boards and shingles, floated off, and her mainmast was carried away. No lives were lost. She was shortly after righted and towed into port for repairs. She hails from Cleveland and is valued at about $3,000. The damage sustained by the other vessels were light. - Detroit Post, July 8th
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
Monday, July 10, 1871
Schooner WANDERER. U. S. No. 26239. Of 62.62 tons. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio.
Merchant vessel List, U. S., 1871
Schooner WANDERER. U. S. No. 26239. Of 62 tons. Built Sodus, N.Y., 1861. Abandoned 1875
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes