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Monticello (Schooner), U90203, aground, 1 Apr 1874

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The statement which has gone the rounds of the papers that the bark MONTMORENCI got ashore at Long Pt. is incorrect, so far as the name of the vessel is concerned. The vessel was the MONTICELLO, which grounded, but got off without damage and without assistance.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      April 21, 1874 3-5

Schooner MONTICELLO, ashore on Long Point, Lake Erie, April 1874. Loss $1,000.
      Casualty List for 1874
      Chicago Inter Ocean, Dec. 25, 1874

      Schooner MONTICELLO. U. S. No. 90203. Of 316 tons gross; 300 tons net. Built Detroit, Mich., 1870. Home port, Port Huron 136.7 x 26.3 x 11.3
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1904

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Reason: aground
Hull damage: $1,000
Remarks: Got off
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.555833 Longitude: -80.197222
William R. McNeil
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Monticello (Schooner), U90203, aground, 1 Apr 1874