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Racine (Schooner), aground, 31 Oct 1868


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The schooner RACINE, loaded with 13,000 bushels of wheat for Buffalo was ashore at Point Au Barques during the prevalence of the late gale, and will probably be a total loss. The cargo was insured for $18,500 in the Merchants and other Chicago Companies.
      Chicago Tribune
      Tuesday, November 3, 1868
     
     

SCHOONER 'RACINE' A TOTAL LOSS. -- advices from Detroit state that the schooner RACINE ashore on Port Austin Reef for a number of days, will doubtless prove a total loss, she is now badly strained and is not worth a rebuild.
      Chicago Tribune
      Monday, November 16, 1868
     


Schooner RACINE, Oct. 31, 1868 at Port Austin, Lake Huron, of 213.81 tons
      List of Vessels registered at Chicago, Which
      Became Total Losses During 1868
      Chicago Tribune
      Monday, December 14, 1868
     
     


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Reason: aground
Freight: wheat
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1868
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McN.W.23276
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Racine (Schooner), aground, 31 Oct 1868