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Annie Sherwood (Schooner), U310, dismasted, 28 Apr 1892


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THE ANNIE SHERWOOD WRECKED.
      Sault Ste. Marie, April 29. - The schooner ANNIE SHERWOOD bound for Chicago with lumber from Washburn, is now lying to off Eagle River, a bad wreck from yesterday's gale. She is completely dismasted and her deck load of lumber is gone. (The SHERWOOD is a bargo of 591 tons register and was built at Fairport in 1866. She is owned by Bigelow Bros., of Chicago; is rated B 1 and valued at about $10,000.
      Buffalo Enquirer
      April 29, 1892

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      Chicago, May 4. - The schooner ANNIE SHERWOOD, which has reached here, lost her main and mizzen masts and her foremast was stripped in the recent Lake Superior gale. Boom, sails and gear are all gone.
      Buffalo Enquirer
      May 4, 1892

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Schooner ANNIE SHERWOOD. U. S. No. 310. Of 622.47 gross tons; 622.47 tons net. Built Fairport, O., 1866. Home port, Erie, Pa. 184.3 x 33.8 x 13.6.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885


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Reason: dismasted
Lives: nil
Date of Original:
1892
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Local identifier:
McN.W.17199
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 47.41492 Longitude: -88.29927
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Annie Sherwood (Schooner), U310, dismasted, 28 Apr 1892