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Annie Sherwood (Schooner), sunk by collision, 13 May 1873

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COLLISION. - The schooner ANNIE SHERWOOD, of the Anchor Line, collided with a raft on St. Clair River while in tow of the propeller PHILADELPHIA last Friday evening, which caused so bad a leak that she was permitted to settle on Herson's Island. She must be lightened of her coal, pumped out and taken to a dry-dock for repairs.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      June 16, 1873

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      ANNIE SHERWOOD AFOAT. -- This vessel, which got ashore on Herson's Island, as already reported, has been got off and proceeded on her voyage. The extent of her damage, if any, not ascertained.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      June 17, 1873

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Reason: sunk by collision
Lives: nil
Freight: coal
Remarks: Raised
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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.58948 Longitude: -82.58852
William R. McNeil
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Annie Sherwood (Schooner), sunk by collision, 13 May 1873