The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Active (Schooner), sunk, 8 Jun 1855


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The schooner ACTIVE, Capt. John Scott, managing owner, while attempting to make the harbor, on Friday morning last, struck the bar, and after pounding a short time filled and sunk. her freight consisted of groceries and provisions belonging to Mr.B. Huntoon, and was saved in a damaged state. After lightening her up, the leak was partially stopped, the vessel got afloat, and, on Sunday, brought into the river and hove down.-----Manitowoc Tribune
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Friday, June 15, 1855


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Notes:
Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Freight: provisions
Remarks: Raised
Date of Original:
1855
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Local identifier:
McN.W.14178
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 44.09194 Longitude: -87.64731
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Active (Schooner), sunk, 8 Jun 1855