C. H. Johnson (Schooner), U5833, aground, 12 Nov 1892
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Sand Beach, Nov. 12. -- The schooner MARQUIS, laden with block stone for the Canadian Soo canal, went ashore on a boulder bottom at 4 o'clock this morning. She was scuttled to keep the wreck from bouncing to pieces. The crew were taken ashore in safety.
A black three-masted schooner, supposed to be the C. H. JOHNSON is ashore at Forest Bay. The MYSTIC and the life-saving crew have gone to her assistance.
Saturday, November 12, 1892
Schooner C.H. JOHNSON. U. S. No. 5833. Of 332.47 tons gross; 315.85 tons net. Built at Marine City, Mich., in 1870. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 137.2 x 26.1 x 12.0
Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1895
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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