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A. Rust (Schooner), U378, aground, 1 May 1878


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No news has been received from the tug WINSLOW, that went to the rescue of the schooner A. RUST, ashore on Pilot Island.
      Port Brevities
      Detroit Free Press
      June 2, 1878


It was reported along the docks yesterday that the schooner A. RUST had been pulled off of Poverty Island. The rumor could not be traced to any reliable source, and Capt. S.B. Grummond was inclined to discredit the report, as he had received no such information from the tug WINSLOW, which he sent to the assistance of the RUST. The propeller FAVORITE, Capt. T.S. Hutchinson, which arrived at Chicago Monday from Menominee, passed Pilot Island at 5 o'clock on Saturday evening and reports the schooner A. RUST in such a position that her keel was almost visible.
      Detroit Free Press
      June 5, 1878

     
      Schooner A. RUST. U. S. No. 378. Of 224.37 tons gross. Home port, Chicago.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1878
     
     
      Schooner A. RUST. U. S. No. 378. Of 325 tons gross. Built Cotterville, Ohio, 1853 by L. Larned.
      Herman Runge List


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Reason: aground
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1878
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Local identifier:
McN.W.20563
Language of Item:
English
  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 45.28499 Longitude: -86.91984
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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A. Rust (Schooner), U378, aground, 1 May 1878