Aloha (Schooner), U106542, aground, 23 May 1897
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Menominee, Mich., May 23. -- A fishing tug from Washington Harbor reports the steamer SHRIGLEY and consort ALOHA, aground on the northwest point of Whaleback Shoal. The boats cleared from this port Friday with lumber for Tonawanda. At the time the fish-boat passed the stranded vessels a tug and lighter were at work on them.
Chicago, May 23. -- If the steamer and consort reported ashore on Whaleback Shoal in Green Bay are the SHRIGLEY and ALOHA, as reported from Menominee, they were released Saturday evening, for they are reported passing the Straits of Mackinaw at 2:30 o'clock yesterday afternoon.
Milwaukee Library Scrapbook
May 24, 1897
Schooner ALOHA. U. S. No. 106542. Of 521 tons gross; 500 tons net. Built Mount Clemens, Mich., 1888. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. 173.0 x 32.4 x 12.0 Crew of 6.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1911
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- Reason: aground
Remarks: Got off
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes