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C. A. King (Schooner), U5058, aground, 1 Nov 1869

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      Disasters on Lake Huron - The Milwaukee Sentinel reports the following:
      The schr. C.A. KING, owned by H. Kelly, of Milan, is ashore in Hammond Bay. Like the rest she is full of water. She is a new and substantial craft.
      Detroit Free Press
      November 24, 1869

KING, C.A. Schooner, cargo coal; ashore in Hammond's Bay; not yet off.
      Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1869, Capt. J.W. Hall

Schooner C.A. KING. U. S. No. 5058. Of 316.10 tons gross; 300.30 tons net. Built at Cleveland, Ohio in 1863. Home port, Detroit, Mich. 139.8 x 25.9 x 11.6
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1895

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Reason: aground
Freight: coal
Remarks: Got off
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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.50835 Longitude: -84.08334
William R. McNeil
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C. A. King (Schooner), U5058, aground, 1 Nov 1869