The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Cuba (Schooner), aground, 1 Dec 1878


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Milwaukee, Nov. 29. -- Word was received here today that the schooner CUBA was ashore at Fish Creek, Green bay, whither she had gone for a cargo of wood. The tug J. J. HAGERMAN was sent to her assistance this afternoon. The vessel is owned by Conrad Starke and Theodore Obert, of this place and is insured. The captain reports her in good condition.
      Chicago Inter Ocean
      Saturday, November 30, 1878
     


      Milwaukee, Wis., Dec. 3. -- The tug WELCOME left here this afternoon with two steam pumps and hawser to release the schooner CUBA, ashore near Fish Creek, Green Bay. The tug HAGERMAN found the vessel full of water, and secured a steam pump at Escanaba, but, failing to make it work, returned home last night.
      Chicago Inter Ocean
      Wednesday, December 4, 1878


      Milwaukee, Wis., Dec. 12. -- The tug WELCOME arrived this morning with the schooner CUBA, which had been ashore at Juddville, Green Bay. The vessel was jacketed and leaked so badly that two pumps were required to keep her free. She will be docked as soon as the wood in her hold, taken on after her release, is discharged.
      Chicago Inter Ocean
      Friday, December 13, 1878


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Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1878
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Local identifier:
McN.W.20616
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Cuba (Schooner), aground, 1 Dec 1878