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Loring (Schooner), aground, 19 Nov 1871


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SCHOONER LORING ASHORE. - The captain of the U.S. Revenue Cutter JOHNSON sent the following communication to the Milwaukee papers, dated Sheboygan 19th "The schooner LORING, of Chicago, lumber laden, in attempting to to enter this harbor at 8 o'clock this morning, mistook the kight on the pier and went ashore south of the harbor, where she now lies full of water. I sent Lieu. Ashmead, with a good crew, in our lifeboat, and rescued the crew. Should the wind keep from the westward until tommorrow, I may be able to save the vessel."
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Friday, November 24, 1871


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Newspaper
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Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: lumber
Date of Original:
1871
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Local identifier:
McN.W.15729
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 43.75083 Longitude: -87.71453
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Loring (Schooner), aground, 19 Nov 1871