The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Chiquita (yacht), aground, 2 Nov 1899

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All on board the schooner CHIQUITA, which went ashore east of Miller's Station, Indiana on Thursday have perished.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Friday, November 3, 1899

The CHIQUITA which went ashore near Miller's Station, Indiana on Friday was a yacht.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Monday, November 6, 1899

      After a lapse of nearly a year, another victim of the wrecked yacht CHIQUITA, which went ashore at the head of lake Michigan on November 2 last, a total wreck, has been found. The body is that of the wife of Capt. D. S. Way, and was found buried in the sand two miles west of the wreckage near Miller Station, Ind. It was well preserved.
      Chicago Tribune
      September 25, 1900

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Reason: aground
Lives: all
Remarks: Total loss
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  • Indiana, United States
    Latitude: 41.60226 Longitude: -87.25837
William R. McNeil
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Chiquita (yacht), aground, 2 Nov 1899