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Sam Flint (Schooner), U23660, lost some sails, &c., 9 Nov 1871

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Schooner SAM FLINT, cargo grain, lost fore and main staysails on Lake Michigan.
      Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall

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      LOST HER CABIN. - The schooner SAM FLINT, grain laden, left Milwaukee on Thursday morning, before the gale reached its height, but was compelled to return, after receiving more or less damage, the upper part of her cabin having been washed away.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Monday, November 13, 1871

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Schooner SAM FLINT. U. S. No. 23660. Of 499.33 tons gross. Home port, Buffalo, N,Y.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1869

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Reason: lost some sails, &c.
Lives: nil
Freight: grain
Remarks: Repaired
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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.68473 Longitude: -86.53036
William R. McNeil
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Sam Flint (Schooner), U23660, lost some sails, &c., 9 Nov 1871