Chris Grover (Schooner), U125667, aground, 15 Sep 1881
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The schooner CHRIS GROVER was caught loading wood at a pier in Sister Bay, Lake Michigan, and was driven ashore. She is somewhat damaged, but it is thought that her release can be effected.
September 15, 1881
The tug WELCOME has gone from Milwaukee to the assistance of the schooner CHRIS GROVER, ashore in Sister Bay.
September 17, 1881
Milwaukee, Sept. 26. -- The tug WELCOME arrived here today with the schooner CHRIS GROVER, which she released from the beach in Sister Bay on Friday last. In appearance the vessel does not seem to be seriously injured, and she leaks very slightly. Her bottom, however, is thought to be in bad shape. She will be docked tomorrow.
Friday, September 30, 1881
Schooner CRISS GROVER. U. S. No. 125667. Of 133.40 tons gross; 126.73 tons net. Built Lorain, O., 1878. Home port, Milwaukee, Wis.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1884
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- Reason: aground
Remarks: Got off
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Wisconsin, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes