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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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes