The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Magic (Schooner), aground, 28 Oct 1878


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Pentwater, October 30. - The schooner MAGIC was beached eight miles south of here Monday night. Her cargo, consisting of groseries and a span of horses belonging to Frank O. Gardner were saved on Tuesday. A heavy storm today, which is constantly increasing in violence, promises to entirely destroy her. She is owned by the captain and crew.
      Detroit Post & Tribune
      Thursday, October 31, 1878

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Pentwater, Mich., Oct. 30. -- The schooner MAGIC was beached eight miles south of Pentwater on Monday night, uninjured, having several feet of water in her hold. Her cargo, groceries and a span of horses belonging to Frank O. Gardner, was saved on Tuesday. Groceries damaged, $200; Uninsured. Today, the storm increasing, the vessel is going to pieces. She is uninsured, and owned by the captain and crew,
      Chicago Inter Ocean
      Thursday, October 31, 1878


      The MAGIC is listed in the 1879 Underwriters Register, therefore was probably raised.


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Newspaper
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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: groceries, horses
Remarks: Raised ?
Date of Original:
1878
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Local identifier:
McN.W.16234
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.78167 Longitude: -86.43314
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Magic (Schooner), aground, 28 Oct 1878