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Edward Kelley (Schooner), U8997, aground, 4 Sep 1902


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SCHOONER IS ASHORE IN A GALE OFF MIDDLE ISLAND.
Detroit, Mich., Sept. 4. - An Evening News Special from Alpena, Mich., says a large schooner is ashore on Middle Island. The vessel is flying distress signals. The wind is blowing 50 miles an hour, and the crew is in serious danger. The life savers from Middle Island are trying to reach the wreck in the heavy seas.
      Buffalo Evening News
      September 4, 1902

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The schooner EDWARD KELLEY, owned by D.J. Neligan, of Buffalo is ashore on Middle Island. She is in command of Capt. W.K. fullam.
      Buffalo Evening News
      September 5, 1902

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Schooner EDWARD KELLEY. U. S. No. 8997. Of 776 gross tons; 737 tons net. Built Port Huron, Mich., 1874. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. 187.0 x 35.0 x 14.0
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1902
     
     


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Date of Original:
1902
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Local identifier:
McN.W.18952
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.19251 Longitude: -83.3272
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Edward Kelley (Schooner), U8997, aground, 4 Sep 1902