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.
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.
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
Remarks: Got off
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes