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L. B. Shepard (Schooner), U14676, storm damage, 22 Nov 1859


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DAMAGED.-The schooner L.B. SHEPHARD passed down yesterday, having encountered the recent blow on Lake Huron, during which she lost her small boat, foretopmast, jib-boom, and most of her bulwarks. In consequence of her leaking badly, the captain entered a protest on his cargo at this port. The captain of the SHEPHARD reports having seen the schooner W. B. OGDEN at Tawas Bay with her foresail gone and otherwise disabled.
      Detroit Free Press
      November 25, 1859 4-2



Schooner L.B. SHEPARD. U. S. No. 14676. Of 214 gross tons; 203 tons net. Built Buffalo, N.Y., 1855. Home port, Milwaukee, Wis. 114.7 x 25.7 x 10.8
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1898


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Reason: storm damage
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1859
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Local identifier:
McN.W.15907
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.640833 Longitude: -81.768055
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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L. B. Shepard (Schooner), U14676, storm damage, 22 Nov 1859