Aldebaran (Schooner), U312, nearby explosion, 1 May 1871
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ALDEBARAN Schooner, damaged slightly by JONES' Tug explosion.
Marine Disasters of the Western
Lakes 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall.
NOTE:- Tug B.B. JONES exploded at Port Huron, May 1871. Total loss with 8 lives.
Schooner ALDEBARAN. U. S. No. 312. Of 251.35 tons gross. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1875
Schooner ALDEBARAN. U. S. No. 312. Of 251 tons gross . Built Huron, Ohio 1852 by F.D. Ketchum.
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Remarks: Damaged slightly
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes