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Queen City (Schooner), U20563, aground, 1 Oct 1891


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The schooner QUEEN CITY will have to be dredged from her present resting place on Point Pelee. The tug INTERNATIONAL probably will do the work. The schooner is not leaking.
      Buffalo Enquirer
      October 16, 1891


      In releasing the schooner QUEEN CITY from the Canadian shore near the "Dummy," Lake Erie, with only a few day's work Capt. C.E. Benham of Cleveland did a good job, of wrecking last week. A channel 1,000 feet long had to be dredged to the stranded boat by working the wheels of the tugs engaged on the work.
      The Marine Review
      October 22, 1891


Detroit, Oct. 19. -- The schooner QUEEN CITY was released from Point Pelee last night by the tug ONAPING.
      Buffalo Enquirer
      October 19, 1991

     
Schooner QUEEN CITY. U. S. No. 20563. Of 675.81 tons gross; 642.02 tons net. Built East Saginaw, Mich., 1873. Home port, Cleveland, O. 183.3 x 36.4 x 13.2
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1891
     


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Reason: aground
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1891
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Local identifier:
McN.W.22326
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 41.908055 Longitude: -82.508888
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Queen City (Schooner), U20563, aground, 1 Oct 1891