The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
R. B. King (Schooner), U21286, aground, 2 Dec 1883


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St. Joseph, Mich., Dec. 2. -- The schooner R.B. KING, light from Chicaago to Muskegon, was beached here, south of the south pier, this morning. The damage is slight so far. captain J.C. Dunbar and three men were saved by the life crew here. -- Inter Ocean.
      J.W. Hall Great Lakes Marine Scrapbook, Nov./Dec., 1883


Schooner R.B. KING, light, from Chicago to Muskegon, was beached here, south of the south pier. The damage is slight so far. Captain J.C. Dumbar and three men were saved by the life crew here. -- St. Joseph Report.
      Marine Record
      Dec. 6, 1883


Schooner R.B. KING. U. S. No. 21286. Of 82.84 tons gross; 78.70 tons net. Built St. Joseph, Mich, 1863. Home port, Chicago, Ill.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1884
     
     


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: nil
Remarks: Damage slight
Date of Original:
1883
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Local identifier:
McN.W.10629
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.10976 Longitude: -86.48002
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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R. B. King (Schooner), U21286, aground, 2 Dec 1883