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S. B. Pomeroy (Schooner), U22346, aground, 1 Oct 1878

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The schooner S. B. POMEROY, reported yesterday as in trouble, is now safe in the harbor at Manistee, and will be towed to Manitowoc for repairs. She was damaged by striking a reef near Gull Island. Her rudder is gone, and her heel "shawed" off some.
      Chicago Inter Ocean
      Tuesday, October 29, 1878
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The schooner S.B. POMEROY, ashore at Manistique, is to be released and towed to Chicago.
      Detroit Post & Tribune
      Thursday, October 31, 1878

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      Schooner S.B. POMEROY. U. S. No. 22346. Of 406 tons gross; 386 tons net. Built Cleveland, O., 1856. Home port, Detroit, Mich. 150.5 x 32.4 x 11.6
      Merchant Vessel List, 1898

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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.95775 Longitude: -86.24625
William R. McNeil
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S. B. Pomeroy (Schooner), U22346, aground, 1 Oct 1878