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H. M. Brown (Barge), aground, 1 Nov 1883

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A telegram to Crosby & Dimick says that the barge H.H. BROWN is stranded in the St. Mary's River, but she is not believed to be in a dangerous position. She is owned by the Northwestern Tranportation Co.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      November 19, 1883 3-3

The news is received here, by way of Marquette, Lake Superior, that the Barge H.M. BROWN, consort of the steambarge FOREST CITY, had stranded in the Sault Ste. Marie River and in bad condition for immediate release, although she can sustain no additional damage. The FOREST CITY also grounded for a short time, but was soon afloat. - Detroit Report.
      Marine Record
      Nov. 22, 1883

Schooner HARVEY H. BROWN, on above Sault Canal; hard aground; damage heavy.
      Casualty List for 1883
      Cleveland Herald
      November 21, 1883

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 46.059722 Longitude: -83.945833
William R. McNeil
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H. M. Brown (Barge), aground, 1 Nov 1883