The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Louis Shickluna (Propeller), C100752, aground\sunk, 1 Aug 1873

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      The prop. SHICKLUNA on her way West, struck among the stones at Weaver's Pt., about 6 miles east of Morrisburgh. Wednesday afternoon, and sunk; she was loaded with salt. The tug WILLIAMS, with pumps went to her assistance Thursday morning.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      August 18, 1873 3-5

      The prop. SHICKLUNA, which was sunk at Weaver's Pt., St. Lawrence River, has been raised and arrived at Kingston, where she will be repaired.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      August 23, 1873 3-5

Prop. L. SHICKLUNA Official Canadian Number 100752. Built St. Catharines 1870. 135 x 43 x 12 and 626 tons. Rebuilt as 135 x 43 x 12 and 445 tons. Sunk Lake Erie, May 29, 1897.
      Prelm. List of Canadian Steamships
      Coastal & Inland, 1809 to 1930

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Reason: aground\sunk
Lives: nil
Freight: salt
Remarks: Raised
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William R. McNeil
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Louis Shickluna (Propeller), C100752, aground\sunk, 1 Aug 1873