The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Athenia (Schooner), aground, 15 Nov 1876


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      Tuesday night the schr. ATHENIAN loaded with coal for the Great Western Railroad Co. at Windsor, struck the rocks at the Lime Kiln crossing, and sunk in about 8 ft. of water. The tug HERCULES, with one of the Charles Lahey's pumps aboard, left ot go to her assistance at 4:00 yesterday morning. A ligher was also obtained at Malden. Up to a late hour last evening no further news in regards to her position has been received at this port.
      Detroit Free Press
      November 15, 1876


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: coal
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1876
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Local identifier:
McN.W.19462
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.12588 Longitude: -83.13215
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Athenia (Schooner), aground, 15 Nov 1876