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General Franz Siegel (Schooner), U10217, aground, 23 May 1885


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The schr. FRANZ SIGEL, bound from Ogdensburg for Cleveland with a cargo of iron ore, ran ashore on Charity Shoal, about 15 miles off Cape Vincent, Thursday. She lies in about 15 ft. of water, and is reported to be in bad condition.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      May 23, 1885 3-5


Schooner GENERAL FRANZ SIGEL. U. S. No. 10217. Of 316 gross tons; 301 tons net. Built Black River, Ohio, in 1863. 137.0 x 26.0 x 11.0 Owned by W.J. Curtis
      Great Lakes Register, 1900
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Newspaper
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Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: iron ore
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1885
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.21476
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.041944 Longitude: -76.495277
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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General Franz Siegel (Schooner), U10217, aground, 23 May 1885