The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Emily B. Maxwell (Schooner), U135536, aground, 12 Sep 1884

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The schr. EMILY B. MAXWELL, bound from Chicago for Midland with corn, ran ashore during a fog on Fitzwilliam Island at the entrance of Georgian Bay on Friday night. She was pulled off on Sunday by the Canadian Government steamer BAYFIELD, though not until considerable of her cargo was thrown overboard. She arrived at Midland on Tuesday. Both hull and cargo are insured.
      Buffalo Morning Express
      September 12, 1884 5-6

Schooner EMILY B. MAXWELL. U. S. No. 135536. Of 360 tons gross; 342 tons net. Built Manitowoc, Wis., 1881. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 149.0 x 31.0 x 11.0 Owned by Jennie Mullen
      Great Lakes Register, 1900

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Reason: aground
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Freight: corn
Remarks: Got off
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William R. McNeil
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Emily B. Maxwell (Schooner), U135536, aground, 12 Sep 1884