The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
William Burns (Brig), U26215, aground, 1 Jul 1866


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VESSEL ASHORE. - The scow-brig W. BURNS was driven ashore a few days since at Point aux Barque, on Lake Michigan, a place not far distant from the entrance to Green Bay. A tug has been sent to her assistance. She is high and dry.
      There is also a vessel ashore at Skillagalee, and one on the North Fox Island, the names of which are unknown. The tug LEVIATHAN, at Mackinaw will doubtless attend to both of these last named vessels. - Detroit Free Press, 13th.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      July 16, 1866

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      The WILLIAM BURNS has been floated off, and arrived at MIlwaukee Thursday night. She went ashore near Deaths Door a few days since.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      August 9, 1866


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      The bark WILLIAM BURNS, of Chicago, which ran ashore in a fog a few weeks since, has been undergoin extensive repairs at this place, and will be ready for service in the course of a week. - Chicago Tribune.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      August 21, 1866


Barge WILLIAM BURNS. U. S. No. 26215. Of 187.35 tons. Home port, Grand Haven, Mich.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1871
     


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Reason: aground
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1866
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McN.W.18706
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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William Burns (Brig), U26215, aground, 1 Jul 1866