The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
J. E. Gilmore (Schooner), U13307, aground, 19 Oct 1892

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Sturgeon Bay, Oct. 20. -- The schooner J. E. GILMORE was driven ashore yesterday morning at Garrett's Bay, near Death's Door. The vessel will prove a total loss. The work of stripping her is already begun and the wreck will be abandoned. The GILMORE was built in 1867, rated B 1, and had a Lloyd;s valuation of $3,500. She was owned by John Gerlach of Cleveland.
      Buffalo Enquirer
      Thursday, October 20, 1892
Schooner J.E. GILMORE. U. S. No. 13307. Of 290.89 tons gross; 276.35 tons net. Built Three Mile Bay, N.Y., 1767. Home port, Cleveland, O., 137.7 x 25.4 x 11.0.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885

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  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 45.28637 Longitude: -87.0465
William R. McNeil
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J. E. Gilmore (Schooner), U13307, aground, 19 Oct 1892