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Butcher Boy (Bark), U2583, aground, 20 Sep 1871


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Bark BUTCHER BOY, cargo corn, on a reef in the Detroit River; lightered off.
      Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall

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      Detroit, Sept. 21.
      The bark BUTCHER BOY, with grain for Buffalo, passed last night, and is aground near the Mamma Juda Light. Lighters are to be sent to her.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Thursday, September 21, 1871

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Schooner BUTCHER BOY. U. S. No. 2583. Of 359.76 tons gross; 341.78 tons net. Built Depere, Wis., 1868. Home port, Marinette, Wis.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1884


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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: corn
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1871
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.6056
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.19226 Longitude: -83.13603
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Butcher Boy (Bark), U2583, aground, 20 Sep 1871