The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Horace H. Badger (Schooner), U14164, aground, 21 Sep 1896


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Alpena, Mich., Sept. 22. -- The H.H. BADGER, a three masted schooner, is ashore at Monaghan's Landing, where she struck at 7 o'clock last night. The schooner was loaded with cedar.
      Also
The schooner BADGER, which went ashore near Middle Island last night, is not in as bad shape as was supposed. The crew have returned aboard. The captain scuttled the vessel after it struck to keep it from pounding, and it is though it can be pumped out and released. The tug FRANK W. will commence work on the stranded vessel in the morning.
      Milwaukee Wisconsin
      September 23, 1896


Schooner HORACE H. BADGER.* U. S. No. 14164. Of 263 gross tons; 250 tons net. Built Conneaut, O., 1867. Home port, Toledo, O. 129.0 x 30.2 x 9.8 Crew of 6.
      * Formerly schooner KATE GILLETT
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1902


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Newspaper
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Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: cedar lumber
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1896
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Local identifier:
McN.W.19822
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.00001 Longitude: -83.39997
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Horace H. Badger (Schooner), U14164, aground, 21 Sep 1896