J. E. Bailey (Schooner), aground, 8 Oct 1884
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BAILEY, J.E. Schooner. Home port, Milwaukee. On Oct. 8, 1884 vessel, with a cargo of wood, went ashore at Gill's Pier, Lake Michigan, and became a total loss. Loss to cargo $500. Loss to hull $6,000. Insurance $5,000.
Disasters to Lake Shipping, 1884
Cleveland Herald Nov. 28th. 1884
The schooner J. E. BAILEY has been abandoned as a total loss. She is ashore at Gill's Pier. The Insurance Co's will lose $8,000
November 6, 1884
Note :- Gill's Pier is likely now a village called Gill's Rock, in Hedgehog Harbor. ?
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- Reason: aground
Hull damage: $6,000
Remarks: Total loss
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes