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F. A. Georger (Schooner), U120193, aground, 14 Oct 1893

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Sault Ste. Marie, Oct. 17. - The captain of the AVERY reports seeing the topmast head of a schooner sticking above the water four miles above Parisian Island. It is thought to be the schooner GEORGER. The tug ALPHA reports her lying between Parisian Island and the mainland.
      Buffalo Evening News
      Tuesday, October 17, 1893 p.1, c.3

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      The schooner GEORGER is missing.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Tuesday, October 17, 1893
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      Sault Ste. Marie, Oct. 18. - The mystery of the lost schooner whose spars rise above the water four miles north of Garrison Island, is still unsolved. It was not the GEORGER, as feared, as that boat has arrived here in tow of the tug DOWLING.
      Buffalo Evening News
      Wednesday, October 18, 1893 p.1, c.6

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Schooner F.A. GEORGER. U. S. No. 120193. Of 825 tons gross; 784 tons net. Built Tonawanda, N.Y. 1874. Home port, Sandusky, O. 200.6 x 35.4 x 15.0 Crew of 6.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1902

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 46.684444 Longitude: -84.729166
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F. A. Georger (Schooner), U120193, aground, 14 Oct 1893