Dacotah (Schooner), U6145, capsized, 1 Dec 1871
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Schooner DACOTAH, cargo lumber, ice-bound in Lake Erie, but finally rescued and towed back to Detroit River.
Marine Disasters on the Western
Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall
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SCHOONER DACOTAH. - The schooner DACOTAH, which was rescued by the steamer UNION, after considerable difficulty, on getting to the mouth of the Detroit River capsized from some unexplained reason. It is understoon that the steamer DOVE is rendering her assistance.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
Thursday, December 21, 1871
Schooner DAKOTAH. U. S. No. 6145. Of 274.57 tons. Home port, Cleveland, O.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1871
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes