Racine (Schooner), U21184, aground, 4 Jul 1892
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Port Huron, July 5. -- The schooner RACINE is ashore 15 miles above Point aux Barques and the crew have abandoned her. The barge AMERICAN GIANT is here leaking badly. A steam pump will be placed aboard and she will be towed to Buffalo by the tug WRIGHT.
July 5, 1892
It is reported that the schooner RACINE, ashore at Point aux Barques, was gotten off by the tug FRANK. She is not so badly injured. The RACINE is 48 years old and has stood many mishaps.
July 6, 1892
The reported release of the schooner RACINE at Point aux Barques was a mistake. She is still on the beach and is likely to go to pieces.
July 7, 1892
Schooner RACINE. U. S. No. 21184. Of 168.17 tons gross; 159.77 tons net. Built Cleveland, Ohio, 1844. Home port, Detroit, Mich. 106.4 x 23.7 x 9.7
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1890
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- Reason: aground
Remarks: Total loss
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes