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Bell Mitchell (Schooner), U2892, aground, 27 Aug 1886


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THE "BELLE MITCHELL" ASHORE.
      Port Colborne, Aug. 27. - The schooner BELLE MITCHELL from Chicago to Ogdensburg with corn, went ashore near here this morning during a heavy fog. She is on a rocky bottom, but is making no water. Tugs were sent to her from here, but they have returned, being unable to get her off.
      The Detroit Tribune
      Saturday, August 28, 1886

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Schooner BELL MITCHELL. U. S. No. 2892. Of 320.32 tons gross; 304.31 tons net. Built Algonac, Mich., 1874, Home port, Clayton, N.Y. 136.0 x 25.0 x 11.0
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885
     


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: corn
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1886
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Local identifier:
McN.W.17674
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.90012 Longitude: -79.23288
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Bell Mitchell (Schooner), U2892, aground, 27 Aug 1886