The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Red, White & Blue (Schooner), aground, 1 Nov 1883

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" On arriving off the Beavers the wind commenced to blow a heavy gale and they ( the PENSAUKEE ) came to an anchor. The discovered the lumber laden schooner RED,WHITE & BLUE ashore on Beaver Island, but were unable to render assistance. The crew were busy jettisoning the deck load, and thought it would be necessary to remove part of her cargo in the hold before she could be released" -- Chicago Report (part)
      Marine Record
      Dec. 13, 1883

The Schooner RED, WHITE & BLUE has arrived here. She is not much damaged. -- Chicago Report.
      Marine Record
      Dec. 13, 1883

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Got off
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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.66472 Longitude: -85.55731
William R. McNeil
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Red, White & Blue (Schooner), aground, 1 Nov 1883