The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Harvest (Schooner), aground, 21 Oct 1855

Full Text

THE GALE ON LAKE MICHIGAN. -- The Milwaukee sentinel of Monday, contains accounts of numerous marine disasters in that vicinity, the most serious of which is the total loss of the propeller ALLEGHENY.
The following other vessels are ashore at this port: - Schooners -- ROVER, near South Pier; J.F. PORTER, near North Point; HARVEST, near North Point.
      The schooner PORTER, belonging to Mr. Eldred, of this city, with 85,000 feet of lumber, capsized off this point, the crew escaping to the shore in a small boat. The schooner ROVER is high and dry near the Government Pier. The propeller OMAR PASHA, and one or two vessels, are aground between the piers, and will be got off without damage.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Thursday, October 25, 1855

Media Type:
Item Type:
Reason: aground
Date of Original:
Local identifier:
Language of Item:
Geographic Coverage:
  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 43.0389 Longitude: -87.90647
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
WWW address
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.

Harvest (Schooner), aground, 21 Oct 1855