E. P. Royce (Schooner), U8912, collision, 22 May 1884
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ROYCE, E.P. Schooner. Home port, Chicago. Damaged by collision on Lake Michigan May 22, 1884. No cargo; Damage to hull $1,964. Insured for $3,375.
Disasters to Lake Shipping, 1884
Cleveland Herald Nov. 28th. 1884
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The unknown schooner which collided with the MARENGO of Sheboygan Thursday morning was the E.P. ROYCE, bound from Chicago to Ogontz Bay to load cedar. A telegraph from Manitowoc stated that the ROYCE had reached that port in a badly damaged condition. Her foresail, mainsail and mizzen rigging were carried away and her starboard quarter stove in.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
May 26, 1884 3-4
Schooner E.P. ROYCE. U. S. No. 8912. Of 249.29 tons gross; 236.83 tons net. Built Sac Bay, Mich., 1873. Home port, Chicago, Ill.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1884
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- Reason: collision
Hull damage: $1,964
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes