Osceola (Propeller), aground, 7 Nov 1887
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Propeller OSCEOLA, of 787 Tons, Built 1882. Home port, Detroit. Owned by Ward. Class A 1. On November 7, 1887 the propeller with a cargo of flour went ashore on Lake Huron. Property loss, hull $75,000, cargo $50,000. Listed as a total loss.
1887 Casualty List (Total loss)
December 15, 1887 p.4
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Cheboygan. - The steamer OSCEOLA, ashore near Sand Beach is in a critical condition, a message received here says that more assistance will be required, and a wrecking tug from here, in addition to those there will be necessary. A wrecking tug will go to her at once.
The Marine Record
Thursday, November 17, 1887 p.5
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NOTE:-- The OSCEOLA was not a total loss in 1887
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- Reason: aground
Hull damage: $75,000
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes