The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Nancy Dell (Scow), U130147, aground, 22 Nov 1881


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It is reported that the scow NANCY DELL ashore at Sheboygan, is bilged and will prove a total loss. The schooner J. O. THAYER, ashore at the same place is also said to be in worse shape than anticipated and her rescue is considered a matter of doubt.
      Cleveland Herald
      Thursday, November 24, 1881



A Sheboygan dispatch to the Milwaukee Sentinel; The Boston Marine Insurance Company has sold the stranded schooner NANCY DELL to John Miller and Andrew Gaudman, of Sheboygan, and work has commenced on her this morning. They intend hauling her out on the beach where she now lies, have all necessary repairs made during the winter, and by the aid of a tug launch her off the beach in the spring. The undertaking looks feasible.
      Cleveland Herald
      December 17, 1881

     
     
Schooner NANCY DELL. U. S. No. 130147. Of 106.54 tons gross; 101.22 tons net. Built Port Sheldon, Mich, 1879. Home port, Milwaukee, Wis. 105.0 x 22.7 x 6.6
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1891
     


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Reason: aground
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1881
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Local identifier:
McN.W.21760
Language of Item:
English
  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 43.75083 Longitude: -87.71453
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Nancy Dell (Scow), U130147, aground, 22 Nov 1881