The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
A. C. Van Raalte (Schooner), struck break water, 27 Apr 1854


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THE LOSS. -- The Chicago Tribune estimates the loss by the late gale on Lake Michigan as follows:-- The OLIVE RICHMOND, total loss, valued at $2,700, cargo, $2,350, no insurance; ROCKY MOUNTAIN, total loss, valued at $2,000, insured for $1,000, cargo $1,000, no insurance; the MERCHANT, total loss, valued at $2,000, cargo $600, no insurance; the ARROW, valued at $3,000, insured $1,000; the P. HAYDEN, valued at $5,000, insured $4,000, cargo $1,200 no insurance; the LIZZIE THROOP, valued at $4,500, cargo $1,200, no insurance; the MAINE, valued at $7,000, insured $6,000, cargo $2,250, no insurance; the schr. A.C. VAN RAALTEE, damage about $200, by striking the break-water.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Thursday, May 4, 1854


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Notes:
Reason: struck break water
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $200
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1854
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Local identifier:
McN.W.20665
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 41.85003 Longitude: -87.65005
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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A. C. Van Raalte (Schooner), struck break water, 27 Apr 1854