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Plymouth Rock (Barge), abandoned ?, 26 Oct 1877


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The old barge PLYMOUTH ROCK has been towed up to Grosse Point, where it is to be sunk, filled with stone, and converted into a substantial dock. Just what was wanted. The spot selected is close by the lighthouse.
      Cleveland Herald
      October 26, 1877


Captain Dana has purchased the old barge PLYMOUTH ROCK, which has been sunk off Windmill Point Light-house for some nine years, and will attempt to release her. She is said to be full of sand.
      Cleveland Herald
      July 26, 1881
     


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Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: abandoned ?
Lives: nil
Remarks: Raised
Date of Original:
1877
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.18603
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.38615 Longitude: -82.91186
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
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Plymouth Rock (Barge), abandoned ?, 26 Oct 1877