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William A. Young (Schooner), U62866, sunk / adrift, 17 Nov 1911


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Obstructions To Navigation.
About 20 miles east by north, 7-8 north (true) from Standard Rocks and directly in the course from 3-1\2 miles north of Manitou to White Fish Point, saw a submerged crib or derelict scow.
----MORSE (ss.) NAHRSTED. Report by H.W. Brown, Pittsburg S. S. Co.
      About 10 miles east of Presque Isle, Lake Huron, saw the derelict schooner-barge WILLIAM A. YOUNG- Linn (ss.)
      Buffalo Evening News
      Saturday, November 25, 1911
     
     
     
      Schooner WILLIAM A. YOUNG. U. S. No. 82866. Of 434 tons gross. Built 1883. On November 17, 1911, vessel foundered between Middle and Thunder Bay Islands, Lake Huron. With 6 persons on board, no lives were lost.
      Loss Reported of American Vessels
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1912
     
     
      Schooner Wm. A. YOUNG. U. S. No. 82866. Of 434 tons gross; 413 tons net. Built Marine City, Mich., 1883. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 165.1 x 30.4 x 11.4 Crew of 6.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1909
     


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Notes:
Reason: sunk / adrift
Lives: nil
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1911
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Local identifier:
McN.W.20219
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.3514 Longitude: -83.48887
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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William A. Young (Schooner), U62866, sunk / adrift, 17 Nov 1911