Miranda (Schooner), U16454, waterlogged, 24 Sep 1871
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Schooner MIRANDA, waterlogged off Michigan City; crew all lost.
Marine Disasters on the Western
Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall
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THREE SAILORS DROWNED. - The small schooner MIRANDA, loaded with railroad ties, was picked up near Michigan City, on Sunday morning in a water-logged condition. The bodies of the captain and a small boy were found in the water in the cabin. Another sailor is supposed to have been washed overboard.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
Saturday, September 30, 1871
Schooner MIRANDA. U. S. No. 16454. Of 164.18 tons. Home port, Detroit, Mich.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1869
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- Reason: waterlogged
Freight: R.R. ties
Remarks: Recovered ?
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes