The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Sunshine (Schooner), U22272, aground, 22 Jun 1897


Description
Full Text

Chicago, June 23. -- An underwriters dispatch received this morning states that the schooner SUNSHINE, up-bound with sandstone, struck the rocks at the light crib at the encampment in the Soo river, and went on the bottom at the same place that the CARNEGIE was aground recently. She is lying on her side and her cabins are full of water.
      Milwaukee Library Scrapbook
      June 24, 1879

      . . . . .

      Sault Ste. Marie, June 28. -- The schooner SUNSHINE, sunk at the Encampment, was raised this morning and brought to this place.
      Milwaukee library Scrapbook
      June 29, 1897


Schooner barge SUNSHINE. U. S. No. 22272. Of 389.81 tons gross;70.32 tons net. Built East Saginaw, Mich., 1854. Home port, Suspension bridge. 159.9 x 29.6 x 11.5
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1891


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: il
Freight: sandstone
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1897
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.19861
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Shipwreck news
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










Sunshine (Schooner), U22272, aground, 22 Jun 1897