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Exile (Schooner), U8183, collision, 3 Sep 1874


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Schooner EXILE, collided with a tow on the River St.Clair, September 1874. Property loss $500.
      Casualty List for 1874
      Chicago Inter-Ocean, Dec. 25, 1874

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By a despatch from Capt. Frederickson, of the schr. SASCO, to H.H. Smith, owner, we learn that she was run into on Lake Huron, last evening, by the schr. EXILE, carrying away her mainmast and otherwise disabling her so that she will have to be towed to Buffalo for repairs. The extent of the damage could not be learned. The SASCO was bound for this port, lumber laden, and the EXILE was light for Lake Superior.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      September 4, 1874

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The schr. EXILE which has been delayed here for repairs of damage sustained on the River St. Clair, has completed the same, and will proceed on her voyage today. She has been provided with a new stem, bowsprit and jibboom, and other repairs, amounting to nearly $700.
      Detroit Free Press
      September 11, 1874 4-7

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Schooner EXILE. U. S. No. 8183. Of 387 tons gross; 368 tons net. Built Huron, Ohio, 1867. Home port, Detroit, Mich.
152.5 x 29.8 x 11.2 Crew of 6.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1915
     


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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $500
Freight: nil
Remarks: Damaged
Date of Original:
1874
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Local identifier:
McN.W.11429
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Exile (Schooner), U8183, collision, 3 Sep 1874