The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Len Higby (Schooner), capsized, 1 Jan 1866


Description
Full Text

LON HIGBY Schooner, cargo merchandise, capsized off Sheboygan, Lake Michigan, January 1866. Property loss, hull $600, cargo $300
      Casualty List for 1866
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      February 26, 1867

      . . . . .

The schooner LEN HIGBY, owned by A.P. Lyman, and running between Milwaukee and Sheboygan, capsized when half a mile from Sheboygan harbor. The schooner ARDENT is now trying to get her into port. There was but little freight on board. No lives lost. - Milwaukee Wisconsin, Jan. 31.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      February 6, 1866

      . . . . .

      The schooner LEN HIGBY, which capsized off Sheboygan Harbor last week, we understand, will be ready to resume her regular trips between Sheboygan and this port, the coming week. - Mil. Sent.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      February 15, 1866



Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: capsized
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $600
Cargo: $300
Freight: merchandise
Remarks: Recovered
Date of Original:
1866
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.11994
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 43.75083 Longitude: -87.71453
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Shipwreck news
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










Len Higby (Schooner), capsized, 1 Jan 1866