The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Saginaw (Barge), aground, 1 Oct 1872

Full Text

      At Port Burwell the schr. JAS. SCOTT of Dover, and the barge SAGINAW of Bay City, are ashore there. The SCOTT has a cargo of ground plaster. The schr. ANNETTE DAVIS, with a cargo of general merchandise, is ashore at Port Bruce.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      October 2, 1872 3-5

      . . . . .

      Mr. Geo. W. Pontine, shipbuilder at Port Burwell, reports the schr. GRACE SHERWOOD, which was ashore there, off and undergoing repairs at that port. The barge SAGINAW has also been got off and inside. She leaves westward immediately. The ROBERT EMMETT, at Port Bruce is still on the beach.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      October 25, 1872 3-5

      . . . . .

      The barge SAGINAW which left Port Burwell a morning or two since for Detroit, on reaching a short distance up the lake sprung a leak and was compelled to put into Port Stanley. Steam pumps were sent by rail from Detroit,
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      October 26, 1872 3-6

      . . . . .

      The schr. SAGINAW ran aground on the Neebish, and blockaded navigation for several days.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      November 23, 1872 3-5

Media Type:
Item Type:
Reason: aground
Date of Original:
Local identifier:
Language of Item:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.65009 Longitude: -80.8164
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Shipwreck news
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit

My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

Saginaw (Barge), aground, 1 Oct 1872