The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Bessie Smith (Schooner), U2852, aground, 1873


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The barge BESSIE SMITH, ashore at Beaver Harbor last fall with a cargo of iron ore, has gone to pieces.
      Toronto Globe
      April 6, 1874

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Schooner BESSIE SMITH.* U. S. No. 2852. Of 723.00 tons. Home port, Erie Pa.
      * Reported as lost.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1880/81
     


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Notes:
Reason: aground
Freight: iron ore
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1873
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Local identifier:
McN.W.16331
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.66472 Longitude: -85.55731
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Bessie Smith (Schooner), U2852, aground, 1873