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Barbarian (Schooner), aground, 26 Oct 1898

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Chicago, Oct. 27 - The Lake Michigan outbreak of Tuesday night in point of ruin ranks with the wildest spree in which turbulent old carouser has been indulged. The following have been reported this morning.
      Stmr. REPUBLIC, ashore near Alpena.
      Stmr. H.A. TUTTLE ashore and total loss at Michigan City.
      Schr. D.L. FILER, waterlogged and abandoned off Racine.
      Schr. ALOHA, waterlogged and abandoned off Chicago.
      Schr. E.B. MAXWELL, canvas and deck load lost.
      Schr. BARBARIAN, ashore at Milwaukee.
      Rochester Union & Advertiser
      October 27, 1898

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      Schr. BARBARIAN, stranded Milwaukee October 1889, of 600 tons capacity. Value $1,500.
      Lake Losses for 1898
      Marine Review
      January 5, 1899

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Reason: aground
Hull damage: $1,500
Remarks: Total loss
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  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 43.0389 Longitude: -87.90647
William R. McNeil
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Barbarian (Schooner), aground, 26 Oct 1898