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Shook (Schooner), aground, 1 Nov 1869


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SHOOK Schooner, cargo coal, ashore at Rond Eau; a total loss.
      Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1869, Capt. J.W. Hall

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The schr. SHOOK, owned by Capt. J.L. Higgie, of Chicago, went ashore Saturday at Rondeau, Lake Erie. She is loaded with coal from Erie for Chicago. Her bottom is out, sails, anchors and small boat gone. She is insured for $10,000, was built in Huron by F.D. Ketchum in 1856 and rates B1.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      November 23, 1869 3-6


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Reason: aground
Freight: coal
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1869
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Local identifier:
McN.W.8390
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.2975 Longitude: -81.888611
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Shook (Schooner), aground, 1 Nov 1869