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Hattie Wells (Schooner), aground, 18 Nov 1892


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Leamington, Ont., Nov. 19. -- The schooner HATTIE WELLS, loaded with lumber, went ashore west of Point Pelee yesterday morning about 5 o'clock. The vessel is a total wreck, but the crew were all saved.
      Also
      THE LOST HATTIE WELLS.
Chicago, Nov. 19. -- The lumber cargo of the schooner HATTIE WELLS was worth $40,000 and was insured with P.H. Fleming of Chicago. The WELLS was bound from Bay City to Tonawanda.
      Buffalo Enquirer
      Saturday, November 19, 1892
     

Cleveland, Nov. 25. -- The schooner HATTIE WELLS, lumber laden, which went ashore on the Pelee Islands, is rapidly going to pieces. She is owned in Port Huron and is valued at $10,000; uninsured.
      Buffalo Enquirer
      Friday, November 25, 1892
     

The McMorren Wrecking Co., have succeeded in raising the schooner HATTIE WELLS, which went ashore at Pigeon Bay last fall. The boat will arrive up tomorrow morning and go into the Wolverine dry dock for a rebuild.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Thursday, July 13, 1893


The rebuilt schooner HATTIE WELLS is out of drydock and is as handsome as a picture.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Tuesday, September 19, 1893
     

NOTE: - The HATTIE WELLS was lost on November of 1912 on Lake Michigan.


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1892
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Local identifier:
McN.W.22477
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 41.908055 Longitude: -82.508888
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Hattie Wells (Schooner), aground, 18 Nov 1892