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Racine (Schooner), U21708, sunk, 23 Apr 1905

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Sandusky, April 24 - The schr. RACINE, owned by L.P. and J.A. Smith of Cleveland, sank off the south quarry dock at Kelley's Island, this morning. The RACINE in attempting to turn around to load on the port side nearly capsized. She filled rapidly and is now lying in 30 ft. of Water.
      Buffalo Morning Express
      April 25, 1905 8-2

Schooner barge RACINE. U. S. No. 21708. Of 534 tons gross; 507 tons net. Built Tonawanda, N.Y., 1867. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 194.7 x 30.4 x 11.8 Crew of 6
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1906

Schooner Barge RACINE. U. S. No. 21708. Built Cleveland, Ohio, 1856, by Luther Moses. Burned at Rodeau in 1864, Rebuilt Tonawands 1867 - Abandoned 1909
      Herman Runge List

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  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.60422 Longitude: -82.7074
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Racine (Schooner), U21708, sunk, 23 Apr 1905