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Onward (Schooner), aground, 22 Sep 1885


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Schooner ONWARD, of Milwaukee, built 1855 and of 238 tons. Vessel with a cargo of wood, went ashore at Gill's Pier September 22, 1885, and became a total loss. Value of loss $3,000. No insurance.
      Total Losses on the Lakes, 1885
      Cleveland leader
      December 7, 1885
      . . . . .

      The barge ONWARD, of Sand Beach, Mich., which sunk in Portage Harbor in 1889, has been removed by the contractors awarded the job of removal by Colonel Smith, of Cleveland. The vessel will be converted into a lumber lighter.
      Saginaw Courier-Herald
      May 10, 1900

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Reason: aground
Hull damage: $3,000
Freight: wood
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1885
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Local identifier:
McN.W.17602
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.68473 Longitude: -86.53036
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Onward (Schooner), aground, 22 Sep 1885