City of the Straits (Schooner), collision, 1 Sep 1871
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Schooner CITY OF THE STRAITS, damaged by collision near Mackinaw.
Marine Disasters on the Western
Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall
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COLLISION. - The schooner CITY OF THE STRAITS, on her down trip, collided with an unknown vessel in the Straits, carrying away the schooner's staunchions on the starboard side. The fore and mainsails were also badly damaged.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
Saturday, September 30, 1871
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes