The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
J. G. Masten (Schooner), collision, 4 Jun 1887


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Sault Ste. Marie.---The schooner J.H. MEAD, bound for Chicago, collided with the schooner J.G. MASTEN, in tow of the steambarge KEYSTONE, bound for lake Superior, off Presqu'Isle, Lake Huron, Sunday night, during thick weather. The MEAD struck the MASTEN forward of her foremast in the starboard side, cutting through the rail and covering board and carrying away her entire head gear. She was towed into Detour by the KEYSTONE. The MASTEN is not leaking. She noted protest.
      The Marine Record
      Thurs. June 9, 1887


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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Damaged
Date of Original:
1887
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Local identifier:
McN.W.13443
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.3514 Longitude: -83.48887
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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J. G. Masten (Schooner), collision, 4 Jun 1887