The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
J. Fretter (Schooner), U13663, sunk by collision, 25 Nov 1878


Description
Full Text

Port Huron, Nov. 25. -- The schooner F.A. GEORGER, while sailing down the river, struck the small schooner J. FRETTER, lying at the Evalveiene dry dock. causing her to fill and sink immediately in about fourteen feet of water. She was partly loaded with lumber and junk. The full amount of damage is not know. The wind hauled to the south, and the captain of the GEORGER was unable to manage his vessel in the current.
      Cleveland Herald
      Thursday, November 28, 1878



NAME: J. FRETTER
RIG: Schooner (Pre-list, Suppl; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879);
Scow schooner (1880)
OFFICIAL NO: 13663
SIGNAL LETTERS:
LOA:
BEAM:
DEPTH:
GROSS: 75.77 (Pre-list, Suppl; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880)
NET:
YEAR BUILT:
STATE:
CITY:
HOME PORT: Port Huron, MI (Pre-list, Suppl; 1869); Conneaut, OH (1870; 1871; 1872; 1873); Cleveland,
OH (1875); Conneaut, OH (1876; 1877; 1878); Bay City, MI (1879); Port Huron, MI (1880)
YEARS LISTED: Pre-list, Suppl; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880.
NOTES:


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: sunk by collision
Lives: nil
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Raised
Date of Original:
1878
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.20611
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.










J. Fretter (Schooner), U13663, sunk by collision, 25 Nov 1878