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C. B. Jones (Schooner), U125195, aground, 23 May 1893


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The schooner C.B. JONES which last night was at anchor inside the breakwater, through some mishap, got adrift last night and was blown on to the beach at the foot of Michigan Street. The tug W.L. BABCOCK succeeded in releasing her later. It is thought the schooner received no damage.
      Buffalo Enquirer
      May 24, 1893

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Schooner CHESTER B. JONES. U. S. No. 125159. Of 493.71 tons gross; 470.07 tons net. Built at East Saginaw, Mich., in 1873. Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 167.0 x 30.3 x 12.0
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1895


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1893
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Local identifier:
McN.W.18997
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.88645 Longitude: -78.87837
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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C. B. Jones (Schooner), U125195, aground, 23 May 1893