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Minnie Williams (Schooner), sunk, 29 Oct 1875


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A dispatch from Chicago last evening says: "The schr. MINNIE WILLIAMS, laden with coal, and bound from Cleveland to Chicago is believed to be lost. The body of Capt. P.A. Barry and one of her crew were washed ashore near Pentwater, Mich., today. She carried a crew of 8 men."
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      October 29, 1875 3-4



Chicago, Oct. 28. -- The schooner MINNIE WILLIAMS, laden with coal, bound from Cleveland to Chicago is believed lost. The bodies of Captain P. A. Barry and one of her crew were washed ashore near Pentwater, Mich., yesterday. She carried a crew of eight men.
      Toronto Daily Globe
      Friday, October 29, 1875


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Reason: sunk
Lives: 8
Freight: coal
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1875
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Local identifier:
McN.W.19477
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.68473 Longitude: -86.53036
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Minnie Williams (Schooner), sunk, 29 Oct 1875