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Sarah E. Sheldon (Propeller), U115083, leak, &c., 11 Jun 1884

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The S.E. SHELDON, from Marquette to Erie, ore laden, put into Cleveland yesterday morning on account of the gale. She had sprung a leak and had from 3 to 4 ft. of water in her hold. On the way in she became unmanageable and stuck the west pier.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      June 11, 1884 3-4
steam screw SARAH E. SHELDON. U. S. No. 115083. Of 693 tons gross; 517 tons net. Built Black River, Ohio, 1872. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 184.1 x 32.4 x 13.8 Freight service. Crew of 19. Of 570 indicated horsepower
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1904

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  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.4995 Longitude: -81.69541
William R. McNeil
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Sarah E. Sheldon (Propeller), U115083, leak, &c., 11 Jun 1884