The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Chicago Board of Trade (Bark), U4331, collision, 1 Aug 1867

Full Text

The bark BOARD OF TRADE, which passed down a day or two since from Chicago, was somewhat crippled in her head gear. It appears that when not far distant from the Straits of Mackinaw she collided with the schr. HUBBARD, of Chicago, which vessel was upward bound, lumber laden. The latter vessel has since appeared, sustained some serious damages and narrowly escaped sinking before reaching Milwaukee, to which port she was towed by the tug LEVIATHAN. Her damages it is stated will not fall short of $8,000.
      Detroit Post
      November 27, 1867

Schooner CHICAGO BOARD OF TRADE. U. S. No. 4331. Of 423.91 tons gross; 402.72 tons net. Built Manitowoc, Wis., 1863. Home port, Bay City, Mich.
      Merchant vessel List, U. S., 1884

Media Type:
Item Type:
Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
Local identifier:
Language of Item:
Geographic Coverage:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Shipwreck news
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit

My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

Chicago Board of Trade (Bark), U4331, collision, 1 Aug 1867