The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Missouri (Brig), aground, 1 May 1851

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Brig MISSOURI, went ashore at Point Raisin (near Monroe), with a cargo of pork and corn. May 1, 1851.
      Casualty List for 1851
      Erik Hyle's private papers

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The Brig MISSOURI is ashore at Raisin Point, Near Monroe. Her cargo is principally corn. The vessel and cargo are insured.
      Morning Express, Buffalo
      Saturday May 3, 1851

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The brig MISSOURI is reported ashore at Pt. Raisin, with a cargo of wheat and corn.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      May 3, 1851

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May 1, 1851. - Brig MISSOURI, beached near Monroe - cargo of merchandise - got off and repaired - damage to vessel and cargo. Property loss, $5,000
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Monday, January 5, 1852
      Casualty List for 1851

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $5,000
Cargo: included
Freight: pork & corn
Remarks: Repaired
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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 41.91643 Longitude: -83.39771
William R. McNeil
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Missouri (Brig), aground, 1 May 1851