The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
William Moore (Schooner), aground, 3 Nov 1887

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Schooner WILLIAM MOORE, Home port, Marquette, went ashore on Lake Superior, November 3, 1887, no cargo. Vessel a total loss. Property loss $3,000
      1887 Casualty List (Total loss)
      Marine Record, Dec. 15, 1887 p.4

Marquette.---The scow WILLIAM MOORE and lighter, driven ashore while working on the schooner PLYMOUTH have broken up. The lighter is a total loss and the MOORE probably the same. The MOORE was valued at $6,000 and an effort will be made to patch her up. The lighter was worth $5,000. Both were owned by C. Hebard & Son of L'Anse. Thomas Carpenter, the captain of the MOORE, who was injured when she went ashore, has been given up by the doctors.
      The Marine Record
      Thurs. Nov. 10, 1887 p.5

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $3,000
Freight: nil
Remarks: Total loss
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William R. McNeil
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William Moore (Schooner), aground, 3 Nov 1887