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Reuben Doud (Schooner), U110151, aground, 15 Jul 1873

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The schr. R. DOUD, coal laden, bound up, was reported aground on a shoal at Pt. au Pelee. Her center board was down and immoveable. She was in 22 ft. of water, yet all efforts of steamers to get her off proved ineffectual. A tug was sent to her relief from Detroit.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      July 15, 1873 3-4

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The schr. DOUD, which got aground at Pt. Pelee, has been got off and taken to Detroit for repairs.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      July 18, 1873 3-5

Schooner REUBEN DOUD. U. S. No. 110151. Of 353.03 gross tons; 334.43 tons net. Built Winneconne, Wis., 1873. Home port, Detroit, Mich. 137.0 x 26.0 x 11.0
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1886

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: coal
Remarks: Got off
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 41.908055 Longitude: -82.508888
William R. McNeil
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Reuben Doud (Schooner), U110151, aground, 15 Jul 1873