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Fame (Bark), U9213, aground, 1 May 1866

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FAME Bark, cargo corn, ashore on South Manitou Island, Lake Michigan, May 1866; jetted some corn and got off. property loss,cargo $1,500.
      Casualty List for 1866---Buffalo
      Commercial Advertiser, Feb. 26, 1867

FAME Bark of 428 tons, owned at Detroit by E. Hindson. Bound from Chicago to Buffalo, vessel went ashore at South Manitou, Lake Michigan, May 1866. Jettisoned 2,000 bushels of wheat. Loss to ship $1,800 insurance $1,200 Loss to cargo $4,500 insurance on cargo $3,800
      Marine Casualties on the Great
      Lakes 1863-1873 U. S. Coast Guard

Bark FAME. U. S. No. 9213. Of 281.50 tons. Home port, Detroit, Mich.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1869

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Reason: aground
Hull damage: $1,800
Cargo: $4,500
Freight: wheat
Remarks: Got off
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William R. McNeil
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Fame (Bark), U9213, aground, 1 May 1866