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S. G. Andrews (Schooner), collision, 2 Nov 1865

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      Arrival of A Crippled Vessel. The schooner S. G. ANDREWS, Capt. Wm M. Jones, reached this port yesterday. She was run into in Waiska Bay on the 2d inst., by the steamer LADY FRANKLIN. Both were lying at anchor at the height of a severe gale. The steamer dragged and crossed the bows of the schooner, tearing away her bowsprit, jibs and all the rigging forward. She had been furnished with an improvised bowsprit, Consisting of a pine tree with the bark on. She was owned in this city by Messers. Johnson, Webb and Jones, the Captain.
      Cleveland Leader
      November 14, 1865 4-4

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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 46.42169 Longitude: -84.58533
William R. McNeil
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S. G. Andrews (Schooner), collision, 2 Nov 1865