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Lottie Wolf (Schooner), U14807, aground, 11 Oct 1881


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The Revenue Cutter ANDY JOHNSON arrived at Milwaukee Monday, towing the lumber laden schooner LOTTIE WOLF, which dragged ashore on Beaver Island last Tuesday and lost her shoe, thus disabling her. Captain Kelly says that the storm was a very severe one and his two anchors failed to hold the vessel. He was compelled to jettison about 6,000 feet of lumber in order to expedite the vessel's release.
      Cleveland Herald
      Thursday, October 20, 1881



Schooner LOTTIE WOLF. U. S. No. 14807. Of 334.73 tons gross. Built Green Bay, Wis., 1866. Home port, Albany, N.Y. 126.0 x 27.0 x 11.3.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885
     


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1881
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Local identifier:
McN.W.21735
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.66472 Longitude: -85.55731
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Lottie Wolf (Schooner), U14807, aground, 11 Oct 1881