The scow ALBA, in endeavoring to enter the harbor at a late hour on Friday night, went on the 'bar' and before noon on Saturday, had broken up. Her crew were saved. She was freighted with a cargo of lumber from White Lake. She was a craft of 83 tons burden, and was owned by Charles Scoville & Co., of Chicago.
Shortly after the loss of the scow ALBA, the schooner A. GOODELL, bound for Chicago, with cord wood, went on the 'bar' and also proved a total loss. She was owned by Frankfort, Mich., parties. Her crew of seven men got ashore safely.
Monday, October 19, 1968
GOODWILL, A. Scow of 70 tons, B 2, and valued at $4,000
List of vessels Which became
Total Losses in 1868
Monday, December 14, 1868
NOTE: -- Could find no referance to A. GOODELL, likely N.P. GOODELL
Schooner N.P. GOODELL. U. S. No. 18468. Of 224.06 tons gross; 212.86 tons net. Built Cleveland, O., 1864. Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 119.0 x 25.0 x 10.0
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1891
NOTE:-- N.P. GOODELL was built 1854 NOT 1864.