The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
H. D. Moore (Schooner), U95266, leak, 1 Oct 1883

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Six miles north of Grosse Point the Revenue steamer ANDY JACKSON fell in with the schooner H.D. MOORE, from Frankfort, loaded with lumber, leaking badly. Heavy sea running from the southeast and blowing hard. With great difficulty the steamers hawser was run to the schooner, and she was towed to the mouth of the harbor and delivered to the tug O.B. Green. The schooner sprung a leak Tuesday night. - Chicago Report.
      Marine Record
      Oct. 11, 1883

Schooner H.D. MOORE. U. S. No. 95266. Of 143.20 tons gross; 136.04 tons net. Built Saugatuck, Mich., 1874. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 03.3 x 24.5 x 7.7.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885

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Reason: leak
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Repaired
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  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 42.07892 Longitude: -87.72256
William R. McNeil
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H. D. Moore (Schooner), U95266, leak, 1 Oct 1883