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Yukon (Schooner), aground, 19 Sep 1896


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YUKON GOES ASHORE.
      Big Four-Master, Loaded With Iron Ore, Beached During the Gale at Cleveland.
Cleveland, O., Sept. 19. - The big four-masted schooner YUKON, loaded with iron ore, went ashore just east of the river piers this afternoon during the violent storm which has raged throughout the day. The vessel filled with water at once and rests on a sand bottom. It is not believe she will go to pieces. Her crew were taken off without much difficulty. The velocity of th wind, which is from the northwest, was 48 miles an hour at 3 P. M.
      Buffalo Evening News
      Sunday, September 20, 1896
     


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: iron ore
Date of Original:
1896
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Local identifier:
McN.W.21418
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.4995 Longitude: -81.69541
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Yukon (Schooner), aground, 19 Sep 1896