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J. H. Drake (Schooner), U12757, aground, 1 Nov 1869

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DRAKE, J.H. Schooner, cargo salt and lumber, ashore at Grand traverse; not off.
      Marine disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1869, Capt. J.W. Hall

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      The prop. DUNBAR will render the schr. J.H. DRAKE assistance. Yesterday she was being placed in readiness and would clear as soon as possible.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      December 2, 1869 3-4

NOTE:- the Barge J.H. DRAKE , formerly a Schooner, is listed in the 1871 Underwriters register; therefore she was got off at Grand Traverse.

Schooner J. H. DRAKE. U. S. No. 12757. Of 270.77 tons. Home port, Chicago, Ill.
      Merchant vessel List, U. S., 1869

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Freight: salt & lumber
Remarks: Got off
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William R. McNeil
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J. H. Drake (Schooner), U12757, aground, 1 Nov 1869