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Spy (Schooner), U23053, collision, 21 Aug 1871


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Schooner SPY, run into by the Schooner J.V. TAYLOR off Waukegan, and badly damaged.
      Marine Disasters of the Western
      Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall.

      . . . . .

      COLLISION. - The schooner SPY, of Sheboygan, Capt. Wm. F. Mitchell, arrived at Milwaukee Tuesday afternoon in a used up condition, having been run into off Waukegan, about midnight Monday, by the schooner J.V. TAYLOR. The cost of repairing the SPY will be between $1,500 and $2,000.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Saturday, August 26, 1871



Schooner SPY. U. S . No. 23053. Of 58.82 tons. Home port, Sheboygan, Wis.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1871
     


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Notes:
Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $1,500
Remarks: Badly damaged
Date of Original:
1871
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.5736
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 42.36363 Longitude: -87.84479
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Spy (Schooner), U23053, collision, 21 Aug 1871