Orion (Schooner), aground, 24 Oct 1871
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Schooner ORION, cargo railroad iron, ashore near Chicago; lightered off.
Marine Disasters on the Western
Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall
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ASHORE AT CHICAGO. - On Tuesday afternoon the schooner ORION, laden with
railroad iron, went on the beach just north of the water works. She is in no danger, and can be got off. A number of other vessels were reported outside, afraid to go in, owing to the fog.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
Friday, October 27, 1871
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- Reason: aground
Remarks: Got off
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Illinois, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes