Alice Richards (Bark), U567, dismasted, 1 Sep 1871
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Bark ALICE RICHARDS, dismasted on Lake Superior, and was towed to Chicago.
Marine Disasters on the Western
Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall
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THE ALICE RICHARDS. - This vessel, which got dismasted on Lake Superior, was towed by the steamer NORTHERN LIGHT as far as the Sault, when the tug PECK contracted to convey her to a port for repairs, which will probably be Detroit.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
Friday, September 22, 1871
Bark ALICE RICHARDS. U. S. No. 567. Of 285.84 tons gross; 274.63 tons net. Built Manitowoc, Mich., 1867. Home port, Marine City, Mich. 147.0 x 27.0 x 10.0
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885
NOTE:-- ALICE RICHARDS, altered to steam screw 1899, then to a barge in 1904.
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes