The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Home (Schooner), ?, sunk, 9 Oct 1905

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The Gilchrist steamer CASE, which struck on the wreck of the HOME near Marysville, St. Clair River, was released yesterday, apparently uninjured. The MANISTIQUE of the Reid Wrecking Company pulled her off and she proceeded down at once.
      Buffalo Evening News
      July 6, 1905

      The wreck of the old schooner HOME, in the St. Clair River, near Port Huron will be dynamited. Chief Assistant United States Engineer, E.S. Wheeler and a diver from Detroit left for the scene yesterday.
      Buffalo Evening News
      October 9, 1905

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NOTE - The schooner HOME, of Port Huron, built at Port Huron in 1865, was left off the register in 1897, and likely being old and neglected, had sunk.

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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.97086 Longitude: -82.42491
William R. McNeil
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Home (Schooner), ?, sunk, 9 Oct 1905