The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Reed Case (Schooner), U21929, aground, 31 May 1887

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Erie, May 31 - The schr. REED CASE, with a cargo of iron ore from Escanaba to Erie in tow of a tug, while entering the harbor parted her tow line and went ashore south of the south pier, off the land light neat the
harbor entrance. She is fast aground, but evidently not injured.
      Buffalo Morning Express
      June 1, 1887 6-2

      The schr. REED CASE ashore at Erie, was released without injury. Capt. George McLeod went to look after her.
      Buffalo Morning Express
      June 2, 1887 6-1

Schooner REED CASE. U. S. No. 21929. Of 330.38 tons gross; 313.87 tons net. Built Toledo, O., 1869. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 137.0 x 26.0 x 13.9
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885

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Reason: aground
Freight: iron ore
Remarks: Got off
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  • Pennsylvania, United States
    Latitude: 42.12922 Longitude: -80.08506
William R. McNeil
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Reed Case (Schooner), U21929, aground, 31 May 1887