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Belle Brown (Schooner), u2887, collision, 16 Jun 1892


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Ludington, June 17. - The steamer IRA H. OWEN and schooner BELLE BROWN collided during a heavy fog yesterday afternoon 16 miles off Ludington. The schooner lost her jibboom, bowsprit and headgear, and the OWEN had her cabin badly wrecked. The OWEN towed the BROWN into this port and then proceeded on her way to Chicago.
      Buffalo Enquirer
      Friday, June 17, 1892

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Schooner BELL BROWN. U. S. No. 2887. Of 217.92 tons gross; 207.03 tons net. Built Chicago, Ill., 1873. Home port, Chicago, Ill.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1884
     


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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1892
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Local identifier:
McN.W.17271
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.95528 Longitude: -86.45258
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Belle Brown (Schooner), u2887, collision, 16 Jun 1892