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Outward Bound (Schooner), dismasted, 26 Oct 1848


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OUTWARD BOUND Schooner, dismasted on Lake Michigan, Oct. 26, 1848; got into Chicago.
      Casualty List for 1848
      Erik Hyle's private papers

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      Disaster- The schooner OUTWARD BOUND, Captain Prenderville, which sailed from this port on Sunday last, when opposite Racine, was struck by the gale, which tore her mainsail, foresail, and jib to shreds. Being thus in a crippled condition, she became partly unmanageable, and rolled in the trough of the sea so badly that the mainmast was broken short off at the deck, and went by the board, carrying the rigging with it, and breaking the foresail gaff. Notwithstanding the crippled condition of his vessel, Capt. Prenderville brought her safely into port on Tuesday night last- Chicago Dem.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Saturday Evening, October 28, 1848:



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Reason: dismasted
Remarks: Recovered
Date of Original:
1848
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Local identifier:
McN.W.9172
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.68473 Longitude: -86.53036
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Outward Bound (Schooner), dismasted, 26 Oct 1848