The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Mary Nau (Schooner), aground, 29 Oct 1883

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The lumber laden schooner MARY NAN, bound from Whitehall for this port, went ashore at Grand Haven at 6 o'clock this morning. She is beached high up and full of water. She will no doubt go to pieces. The life-saving crew rescued her crew. The schooner is owned at this port by Mrs. Kneedson, and is uninsured. - Grand Haven Report.
      Marine Record
      Nov. 1, 1883

MARY NAN Schooner, ashore October 29, 1883. app. value $4,000 app. loss $6,000.
      Casualty List for 1883
      Toronto Globe, Dec. 4, 1883

MARY NAN Schooner, of 136 Tons, and 19 years of age. Valued at $4,500. Became a total loss on lake Michigan during 1883.
      Lost Tonnage on the Lakes in 1883
      Marine Record, December 27, 1883

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $4,500
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Total loss
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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.06307 Longitude: -86.22839
William R. McNeil
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Mary Nau (Schooner), aground, 29 Oct 1883