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Monterey (Schooner), U16459, collision, 13 Aug 1887


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Port Huron.---The schooners MIDLAND ROVER and MONTEREY came together five miles from the light and had a very serious collision. The damage to the ROVER is the end of her jibboom and her rail and stanchions forward. The MONTEREY lost her jibboom, bowsprit, rail, bulwarks, stanchions, and covering board forward. Both vessels are now here for repairs.
      The Marine Record
      Thurs. Aug. 18, 1887 p.4


Detroit.---Eldridge G. Merick, ownerof the schooner MONTEREY, has begun suit in the United States court against the schooner MIDLAND ROVER, for $1,000 damages, the result of a collision on Lake Huron, near the mouth of the St. Clair River, at Midnight August 13, 1887.
      The Marine Record
      Thurs. Aug. 25, 1887 p. 1


NAME: MONTERAY (Pre-list); MONTEREY (1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879;
1880; 1880-81; 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885
RIG: Schooner
OFFICIAL NO: 16459
SIGNAL LETTERS:
LOA: 127.0
BEAM: 26.2
DEPTH: 11.3
GROSS: 308.50 (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1880-
81; 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885
NET: 293.08 (1884; 1885
YEAR BUILT: 1866
STATE: MI
CITY: Detroit
HOME PORT: Detroit, MI (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880;
1880-81; 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885
YEARS LISTED: Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1880-81; 1882;
1883; 1884; 1885
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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $1,000
Remarks: Damaged
Date of Original:
1887
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Local identifier:
McN.W.13511
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.640833 Longitude: -81.768055
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Monterey (Schooner), U16459, collision, 13 Aug 1887