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Mohawk (Propeller), aground, 1 Oct 1871


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MOHAWK Propeller, bound down, ashore ten miles below Point Aux Barques; threw over deck load of flour and got off.
      Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall



MOHAWK Propeller of 1014 Tons, owned Buffalo by Western Transportation Co., when bound fron Chicago to Buffalo in Oct.of 1871, went ashore near Point Aux Barques, Lake Huron. Lost deck load. Loss to vessel $800 Loss to Cargo $3,800. Insurance on vessel $500. Insurance on cargo $2,000.
Marine Casualties of the Great Lakes 1863 to 1873
Report of the United States Coast Guard


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $800
Cargo: $3,800
Freight: flour
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1871
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Local identifier:
McN.W.6202
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Mohawk (Propeller), aground, 1 Oct 1871