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Halsted (Schooner), aground, 23 Nov 1887


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Chicago.---The schooner HALSTEAD, Captain Geo. Pollock, laden with coal, from Buffalo, went ashore Wednesday night, the 23 rd. off Glencoe, nineteen miles north of Chicago. Captain Larsen and the life-saving crew from Evanston rescued her captain and crew Thursday morning. Dunham's Towing and Wrecking Co. having been working on her, considerable coal was pumped out of her and brought into port by the scow MOSES GAGE, which returned to her to receive more of her cargo and Tuesday morning she was reported afloat and is expected in port soon. The HALSTED is owned by John G.Keith, was built at Sturgeon Bay, Wis., and measures 472 tons.
      The Marine Record
      Thurs. Dec. 1, 1887 p. 1



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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: coal
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1887
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Local identifier:
McN.W.13727
Language of Item:
English
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 42.13503 Longitude: -87.75812
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Halsted (Schooner), aground, 23 Nov 1887