Mendota (Scow), lightning, 1 Jul 1871
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Scow MENDOTA, foremast and decks damaged by lightning on Lake Michigan. May
Marine Disasters of the Western
Lakes 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall
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STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. - The scow MENDOTA, of Milwaukee, had her foremast
shattered by lightning during the recent storm on the west shore. Her deck was
also slightly started. No one on board suffered any injury. - Mil. Wisconsin.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
Thursday, July 13, 1871
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes