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N. P. Goodell (Barge), U18468, sunk, 14 Oct 1887

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Detroit.---The barge N.P. GOODELL, with a cargo of lumber, sprung a leak and sank near Bar Point on Friday night. The tug INTERNATIONAL, with a wrecking outfit, has gone to see if she can be raised.
      The Marine Record
      Thurs. Oct. 20, 1887 p. 5

Detroit.---The schooner N.P. GOODELL, which was sunk off Bar Point, was raised and taken to Detroit in tow of the Tug INTERNATIONAL. She went into Clark's drydock. The hole in the GOODELL was caused by an anchor fluke, probably the same obstruction which the CAMBRIA struck.
      The Marine Record
      Thurs. Oct. 27, 1887 p. 5

Port Huron.---The schooner GOODELL, which was sunk at Bar Point, arrived up with a steam pump on board, and has gone into Dunford & Alverson's dock for repairs.
      The Marine Record
      Thurs. Nov. 3, 1887 p. 5

Schooner N.P. GOODELL. U. S. No. 18468. Of 224.06 tons gross; 212.86 tons net. Built Cleveland, O., 1864. Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 119.0 x 25.0 x 10.0
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1891
NOTE:-- N.P. GOODELL was built 1854 NOT 1864.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.055277 Longitude: -83.116388
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N. P. Goodell (Barge), U18468, sunk, 14 Oct 1887