Seneca Chief (Schooner), U22580, burnt, 15 Oct 1871
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Schooner SENECA CHIEF, destroyed by Manistee fire; total loss.
Marine Disasters on the Western
Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall
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BURNED. - The schooner SENECA CHIEF, owned by Capt. John Tetard, was burned at Manistee on Sunday evening. Loss $5,000 - no insurance.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
Tuesday, October 17, 1871
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Schooner SENECA CHIEF. U. S. No. 22580. Of 132.73 tons. Home port, Kenosha, Wis.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1869
NOTE:-- According to the Runge notes, the SENECA CHIEF lasted until 1874 as a scow.
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- Reason: burnt
Hull damage: $5,000
Remarks: Rebuilt as scow ?
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes