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Kate Darley (Barge), U14034, overboard, 1 Nov 1883

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Captain J.R. Stubbs, of the barge KATE DARLEY, owned by the Marinette Barge Line Company, reports that when about ten miles south of Sheboygan, on Tuesday, the 13th. inst., at 8 p.m.,in a heavy gale and snow storm. Thomas O'Connell, the mate, who was assisting in taking in the mainsails, was knocked overboard and drowned. The KATE DARLEY was in tow, with four other barges. Thos.O'Connell's relatives reside at Quebec. - Chicago Report.
      Marine Record
      Nov. 22, 1883

Schooner KATE DARLEY. U. S. No. 14034. Of 388.78 tons gross; 369.35 tons net. Built Cleveland, O., 1862. Home port, Racine, Wis.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1884

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  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 43.75083 Longitude: -87.71453
William R. McNeil
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Kate Darley (Barge), U14034, overboard, 1 Nov 1883