Monguagon (Schooner), U90658, aground, 1 May 1881
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Messrs. Pennington & Wilson received a dispatch yesterday from Captain Thomas Slackford, of the schooner MONGUAGON, at Buffalo, saying they had been ashore on South Fox Island. Part of her cargo was jettisoned. He has made a protest and average bond.
Wednesday, May 18, 1881
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The schooner MONGUNGON, which was compelled to jettison some of her cargo in order to get off South Fox on which she ran during a fog, was found to be 1,500 bushels short on a cargo of 20,700 bushels of wheat from Chicago.
Friday, May 20, 1881
Schooner MONGUAGON. U. S. No. 90658. Of 301 tons gross; 286 tons net. Built Trenton, Mich., 1874. Home port, Detroit, Mich. 136.5 x 26.2 x 11.2 Crew of 6.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1909
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- Reason: aground
Remarks: Got off
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes