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A. Plugger (Schooner), U105015, aground, 5 Nov 1881

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A dispatch from South Haven states that the schooner A. PLUGGER, from Holland, is on the beach and will probably be a total loss. She was loaded with ties.
      Cleveland Herald
      Thursday, November 10, 1881

The wreck of the schooner A. PLUGGER has been sold to Mr. Mortor, of South Haven, for $600.
      Cleveland Herald
      Saturday, November 12, 1881

A dispatch to the Detroit Free Press from South Haven says: The new schooner HENRY COWLES, built by Spooner & Cowles was launched here Thursday.
The schooner A. PLUGGER, which struck the pier and sank last Saturday, went to pieces Wednesday night and is a total loss.
      Cleveland Herald
      Saturday, November 12, 1881

Schooner A. PLUGGER. U. S. No. 105015. Of 87 tons. Built Holland Mich.,1871 by Cornelius Scholes. Sunk near South Haven, Lake Michigan, 1881
      Herman Runge Notes

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Reason: aground
Freight: ties
Remarks: Total loss
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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.40309 Longitude: -86.27364
William R. McNeil
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A. Plugger (Schooner), U105015, aground, 5 Nov 1881