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Mediator (Schooner), U16345, disabled, 1 Apr 1897

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Charlevois, April 20 - The schr. MEDIATOR was brought in here today by 2 tugs in a disbled condition. The MEDIATOR left here on Saturday with a cargo of lumber. In Sunday's gale she lost her rudder and was compelled to anchor in Grand Traverse Bay. The anchor did not hold and the schooner was dragging fast toward Cat Head Pt. when the tugs found her.
      Buffalo Morning Express
      April 21, 1897 3-2

Schooner MEDIATOR. U. S. No. 16345. Of 256.93 tons gross; 244.99 tons net. Built Clayton, N.Y., 1862. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 127.3 x 27.5 x 10.0
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1897

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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.68473 Longitude: -86.53036
William R. McNeil
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Mediator (Schooner), U16345, disabled, 1 Apr 1897