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Holmes (Schooner), aground, 6 Dec 1878


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THE SCHOONER HOLMES. -- The schooner HOLMES went ashore north of the piers at Grand Haven on the morning of the 6th, but no lives were lost, and the impression among boat men is that the boat and cargo will be saved. She was loaded with merchandise from Chicago for parties in this and other places.

Detroit Post & Tribune

Tuesday, December 10, 1878

The Schr. J.A. HOLMES, owned by Capt. Geo. Naughton, of Chicago, went ashore here at 11:00 last night during a blinding storm. She is high and dry. Two inches of snow have fallen.

Detroit News

December 6, 1878

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NOTE. - Vessel still around and sold to Cuba in 1916


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off ?
Date of Original:
1878
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Local identifier:
McN.W.20620
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.06307 Longitude: -86.22839
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Holmes (Schooner), aground, 6 Dec 1878