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Forfar (Schooner), aground, 8 Oct 1868


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SCHOONER FORFAR. -- The schooner FORFAR which went ashore at Muskegon at an early hour on Thursday morning, the particulars of which appeared in the local columns yesterday morning, was a craft of 170 tons burden, rated B. Was built in the year 1855, overhauled in 1865 and was owned by James Bowen of Chicago. Valued at $6,000, insured.
      Chicago Tribune
      Saturday, October 10, 1868
     
     
FORFAR, schooner of 170 tons, classed as B 2 and valued at $4,000
      List of Vessels Which Became
      Total Losses in 1868
      Chicago Tribune
      Monday, december 14, 1868


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Reason: aground
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1868
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Local identifier:
McN.W.23257
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.23418 Longitude: -86.24839
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Forfar (Schooner), aground, 8 Oct 1868