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Arcturus (Schooner), U568, leak, 1 Aug 1873


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The schr. ARCTURUS, with iron ore, bound from Green Bay to Chicago, sprung a leak, and required the utmost exercise of her entire crew at the pumps to keep her afloat until her arrival at her destination. She arrived at Chicago Thursday. It is supposed she struck a reef at Death Door.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      August 9, 1873 3-5


Schooner ARCTURUS. U. S. No. 568. Of 300.59 tons gross; 290.72 nons net. Built Huron, Ohio, 1853. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 139.0 x 28.0 x 10.0
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885


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Notes:
Reason: leak
Lives: nil
Freight: iron ore
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1873
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Local identifier:
McN.W.19232
Language of Item:
English
  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 45.02971 Longitude: -87.46094
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Arcturus (Schooner), U568, leak, 1 Aug 1873