Mountain Maid (Scow), U16441, capsized, 3 Aug 1877
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A SCOW CAPSIZED.
Black River, Aug. 3. - The scow MOUNTAIN MAID, Captain Will Faragher, owned by Russel, of Cleveland, and bound for that port with a load of limestone, capsized when about thirty rods northwest of the west pier, at 7 o'clock this evening. The crew were rescued by the tug N. B. GATES. Her mainmast is broken off at the deck and floats over the wreck.
August 4, 1877
The sunken scow MOUNTAIN MAID, lying about 400 feet northwest of Black River light-house, is a dangerous obstruction, which vessels entering the harbor should be kept clear of.
August 9, 1877
Schooner Scow MOUNTAIN MAID. U. S. No. 16441. Of 52.02 tons. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1871
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Ohio, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes