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Colonel Cook (Schooner), U4366, sunk, 1 Jul 1891

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Schooner COLONEL COOK, Lost near Marblehead, Lake Erie, July 15, 1891. She caused the Lady Elgin disaster.
      Chicago Inter Ocean
      December 7, 1891 [ List of losses for 1891]

      The steamer KIRBY took hydraulic jacks and the blocking from Detroit to Sandusky Thursday, and the work has begun on the raising of the schooner COLONEL COOK, which sank recently at her dock at Marblehead while loading stone for Cleveland.
      Buffalo Enquirer
      Saturday, July 25, 1891
Schooner COLONEL COOK. U. S. No. 4366. Of 266.18 tons gross; 252.88 tons net. Built Oswego, N.Y., 1855. Home port, Cleveland, O. 128.9 x 25.4 x 11.2
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1891

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Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Freight: stone
Remarks: Got off
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  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.54033 Longitude: -82.73546
William R. McNeil
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Colonel Cook (Schooner), U4366, sunk, 1 Jul 1891