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Juliet (Schooner), aground, 1 May 1838

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South Bend (Ia.) May 5.
      The schooner JULIET, we learn that this schooner was drifted last week, at Mackinaw. She was laden with merchandise, $10,000 of which was for Doherty, of Berrien, and about 500 Dollars for Swan, of White Pigeon. We learn that there was no insurance on the merchandise. The vessel and all is a total loss - the crew were saved.
      Cleveland Daily Herald & Gazette
      Tuesday, May 15, 1838 2 - 2

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      Schooner JULIET, of Detroit. Of 115.55 tons. Built Black River, Ohio 1833. Owned by J.R. Door, commanded by John Shook. 74.6 x 22.6 x 8.0 one deck two masts scroll figure-head.
      Detroit Enrollment No. 9 of 1834, dated May 14, 1834
NOTE:- an enrollment for JULIET was issued in 1840, so it is presumed the the vessel was recovered from the above.


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $10,500
Cargo: included
Freight: merchandise
Remarks: Got off
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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.7839 Longitude: -84.72783
William R. McNeil
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Juliet (Schooner), aground, 1 May 1838