Rocket (Propeller), U21144, aground, 30 May 1874
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The prop. ROCKET was hard aground at the head of St. Joseph's Island, on hard clay bottom, on the 30th ult. Her mate has gone from the Sault with a lighter to her assistance.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
June 2, 1874 3-6
Propeller ROCKET ashore on St. Joseph's Island, Green Bay, May 1874. Loss $500.
Casualty List for 1874
Chicago Inter-Ocean, Dec. 25, 1974
Propeller ROCKET. U. S. No. 21144. Of 611 tons gross. Built Cleveland, Ohio, 1857. First Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. Disposition: - Rig changed to barge October 2, 1877
Merchant Steam Vessels of the U. S. A.
Lytle - Holdcamper List, 1790 to 1868
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- Reason: aground
Hull damage: $500
Remarks: Got off
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes