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Agnes L. Potter (Schooner), U1926, sunk, 18 Sep 1871

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Schooner POTTER, struck going into Sheboygan and sunk inside; got up.
      Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall

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      BARGE POTTER SUNK. - The barge AGNES L. POTTER, while entering Sheboygan Harbor on Monday, struck some obstacle, and sunk in eleven feet of water. The propeller ST. CLAIR also struck, and is leaking.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Friday, September 22, 1871

Schooner AGNES L. POTTER. U. S. No. 1926. Of 279.16 tons gross; 265.21 tons net. Built St. Clair, Mich., 1870. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 133.0 x 27.0 x 9.0
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885

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  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 43.75083 Longitude: -87.71453
William R. McNeil
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Agnes L. Potter (Schooner), U1926, sunk, 18 Sep 1871