Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Pearl (Steamboat), U150032, aground, 13 Jun 1884
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It is reported that the sidewheel steamer PEARL is ashore and going to pieces near White Rock, Lake Huron. She is valued at $30,000, and is owned by Clarke of Detroit, who built her in 1875. She rated A 1
      Chicago Inter Ocean
      June 15, 1884

PEARL Steamer. Home port, Detroit. On June 13, 1884 Steamer went aground at Sand Beach, Lake Huron, with a cargo of lumber; got off. Hull loss $3,800. Cargo loss $1,800. Insurance $27,000.
      Disasters to Lake Shipping, 1884
      Cleveland Herard, Nov. 28th. 1884



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Notes
Reason: aground
Hull damage: $3,800
Cargo: $1,800
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original
1884
Subject(s)
Local identifier
McN.W.8710
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.84168 Longitude: -82.6416
Donor
William R. McNeil
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Pearl (Steamboat), U150032, aground, 13 Jun 1884