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Unadilla (Schooner), U25021, aground, 21 Aug 1893


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Escanaba, Aug. 21 - The wrecker MONARCH has gone to the schr. UNADILLA ashore on Gull Island Reef. The UNADILLA has coal from this port.
      Buffalo Enquirer
      August 21, 1893 7-4

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      Escanaba, Aug. 22 - The schr. UNADILLA which went ashore on Gull Island Reef last Thursday, arrived here this morning. The UNADILLA was towed to the head of the Beavers and from there across the foot of the lake under sail, finally going ashore in a dense fog.
      About 400 tons of coal was lightered and jettisoned before she was released. The boat is leaking but little and will discharge her coal cargo here.
      Buffalo Enquirer
      August 22, 1893 7-4

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The schooner UNADILLA, which has been ashore on Gull Island is a total loss. She was insured for $8,000.
      Port Huron daily Times
      Tuesday, September 5, 1893
     
     
     
Schooner UNADILLA. U.S. No. 25021. Of 396.22 tons gross; 376.41 tons net. Built at Cleveland, Ohio in 1862. Home port, Detroit, Mich. 153.6 x 30.0 x 13.4
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1891
     


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: coal
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1893
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Local identifier:
McN.W.15197
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.7025 Longitude: -85.8387
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Unadilla (Schooner), U25021, aground, 21 Aug 1893