The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Dacotah (Schooner), U6145, capsized, 1 Dec 1871


Description
Full Text

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

      . . . . .

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
     


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: capsized
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Recovered
Date of Original:
1871
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.6646
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.081944 Longitude: -83.125555
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Shipwreck news
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










Dacotah (Schooner), U6145, capsized, 1 Dec 1871