The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Henry A. Kent (Schooner), U95223, ran on her anchor, 1 Oct 1883

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Cheboygan, Mich., Oct. 29. -- The schooner H.A. KENT let go her anchor near the beach at Point au Pins, Bois Blanc Island, this morning, and pounded on the bottom and sprung a leak. She is now at Duncan City. A diver will patch her up.
      J.W. Hall Great Lakes Marine Scrapbook, October, 1883

The Schooner H.A. KENT, anchored in shoal water in the locality of Bois Blanc Island, opposite Cheboygan, on Sunday, and ran on her anchor, making a hole in her bottom. She was towed into Duncan City for repairs. She had on board a cargo of ore. - Detroit Report.
      Marine Record
      Nov. 1, 1883

      Schooner HENRY A. KENT. U. S. No. 95223. Of 771.85 tons gross; 733.25 tons net. Built at Detroit, Mich., in 1873. Home port, Lorain, Ohio. 194.7 x 35.8 x 14.3
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1885

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Reason: ran on her anchor
Lives: nil
Freight: ore
Remarks: Repaired
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Henry A. Kent (Schooner), U95223, ran on her anchor, 1 Oct 1883