The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
North Star (Schooner), aground, 1 Sep 1871


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Schooner NORTH STAR, ashore at Sandy Creek, Lake Michigan; total loss.
      Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall

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      LOSS OF THE NORTH STAR. - This schooner is a total loss on Lake Michigan. She was one of four vessels bearing the same name, came out in 1850, and was built at Euclid, Ohio, by Captain Thomas Dowlin, of Cleveland. She changed hands times without number, and finally became worn out and dilapidated.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Friday, September 15, 1871


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Reason: aground
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1871
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Local identifier:
McN.W.5907
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.28318 Longitude: -83.05925
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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North Star (Schooner), aground, 1 Sep 1871