The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Mary Garrett (Scow), collision & aground, 2 Oct 1878


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Port Huron, October 2. - The propeller B.W. BLANCHARD, while attempting to avoid a collision with the scow MARY GARRETT, ran aground on Herson's Island at four this morning. She struck the GARRET's stern, taking the main-mast and fore-boom out of her. The GARRET is also aground.
      Detroit Post & Tribune
      Thursday, October 3, 1878

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Newspaper
Item Type:
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Notes:
Reason: collision & aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1878
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Local identifier:
McN.W.16204
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.58948 Longitude: -82.58852
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Mary Garrett (Scow), collision & aground, 2 Oct 1878