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William Jones (Schooner), aground, 30 Oct 1866


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WILLIAM JONES, Schooner, ashore at Manistee, November 1866. Got off. Property loss $200
      Casualty List for 1866---Buffalo
      Commercial Advertiser, Feb. 26, 1867

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WILLIAM JONES Schooner of 210 Tons, owned at Chicago. Bound from Chicago to Muskegon, capsized on Lake Michigan, November 1866. Total loss. Loss to ship $6,000 insurance $3,500
      Marine Casualties on the Great Lakes
      1863-1873 U. S. Coast Guard Report

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WILLIAM JONES Schooner, cargo lumber, capsized on Lake Michigan, November 1866. Total loss
      Canadian Vessel Casualty List, 1866
      Toronto Globe, January 25th. 1867

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      VESSELS ASHORE. - The schooners J.W. BROWN and JONES were beached at Manistee, on Tuesday last. Both were light. -- Milwaukee Sentinel, 5th.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Thursday, November 8, 1866

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SCHOONER LOST. - Capt. Galloway, of the schooner TOLEDO, reports that when about 35 miles from Racine he fell in with the schooner WILLIAM JONES, in distress. He kept her company for about three hours, when he took off the crew, and in about ten minutes after, shr rolled over and sank. The TOLEDO arrived here this morning. - Chicago Post.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Thursday, November 15, 1866

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      The schooner Wm. JONES, lumber laden, capsized about two weeks since fifty miles from Chicago, has been towed into Grand Haven by the tug St. MARYS. The JONES is considerably damaged.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Friday, November 23, 1866

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Reason: aground
Hull damage: $200
Freight: lumber ?
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1866
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Local identifier:
McN.W.12751
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 44.24445 Longitude: -86.32425
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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William Jones (Schooner), aground, 30 Oct 1866