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Belle Walbridge (Schooner), U2234, aground, 22 Nov 1886

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The schooner BELLE WALBRIDGE is ashore at Sheboygan on Monday.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Tuesday, November 23, 1886

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Milwaukee. - The schooner BELLE WALBRIDGE, laden with lumber, went ashore at Sheboygan Monday morning. Her crew escaped on the government pier. The WALBRIDGE is owned in Chicago by C.M. Charnley, and was bound from Sturgeon Bay to Chicago with lumber. She is a total loss.
      The Marine Record
      Thursday, Nov. 25, 1886 p.1

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      Schooner BELLE WALBRIDGE. u. s. nO. 2234. Of 270.66 tons gross; 257.13 tons net. Built at Cleveland, Ohio in 1857. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 136.6 x 35.7 x 10.3
      Merchant Vessel List,U. S., 1886

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Total loss
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  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 43.75083 Longitude: -87.71453
William R. McNeil
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Belle Walbridge (Schooner), U2234, aground, 22 Nov 1886