Lyman M. Davis (Schooner), U15934, aground, 1 May 1896
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The schooner LYMAN M. DAVIS, loaded with picket stuff from Menominee for Muskegon, where the vessel is owned, ran ashore on Little Gull Island, in Poverty Island Passage, Lake Michigan. The wrecker MONARCH was dispatched to her assistance from Escanaba.
May 27, 1896
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Escanaba, Mich. -- The tug MONARCH released the schooner LYMAN DAVIS from Little Gull Island after 20,000 pickets had been jettisoned. Apparently the vessel had suffered no injury.
May 28, 1896
Schooner LYMAN M. DAVIS. U. S. No. 15934. Of 195.35 tons gross; 185.59 tons net. Built Muskegon, Mich, 1873. Home port, Muskegon, Mich. 123.0 x 27.2 x 9.4.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 11885
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- Reason: aground
Freight: picket stuff ?
Remarks: Got off
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes