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Buena Vista (Schooner), aground, 1859

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The schooner BUENA VISTA from Milwaukee is high dry ashore near Point Sasuble, Lake Michigan.
      Buffalo daily Republic
      November 11, 1859

      AFLOAT AGAIN. - Yhe schooner BUENA VISTA, which had been ashore near Manistee, Michiagan, since last Fall, was towed into Milwaukee Wednesday, havin been extricated from the precarious position she occupied all winter and spring She was embedded so deeply in the sand that it was necessary to raise her up eight or ten feet, and re-launch, which was done by means of screws. The vessel was not injured by this operation, nor did she receive any very serious damage while remaining on the beach.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Saturday, June 2, 1860

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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 44.24445 Longitude: -86.32425
William R. McNeil
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Buena Vista (Schooner), aground, 1859