James C. Harrison (Schooner), U75285, collision, 1 May 1873
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On Tuesday night a collision occurred between the barge MERCURY and schr. J.C. HARRISON about a mile outside Chicago light. Both vessels received quite serious injuries. The schooner lost her bowsprit, jibboom and headgear, and sustained some damage in hull, while the barge had her mainmast broken, rail split and timber head carried away.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
May 30, 1873 3-5
Schooner JAMES C. HARRISON. U. S. No. 75285. Of 518.20 tons gross; 492.29 tons net. Built Cleveland, O., 1870. Home port, Cleveland, O.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1884
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Illinois, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes