Medora (Scow), U16451, sunk, 30 Oct 1868
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The scow MEDORA loading at Grim's Pier, this side of Wolf River when the storm sprang up was swung into by the schooner H. B. STEELE who was trying to get away from the pier, the MEDORA was so badly damaged that she sprung a leak and sank in 7 feet of water. It is reported that the MEDORA has gone to pieces. Of 64 tons burden she was built at Clayton in 1861 rated C I and valued at $2, 000.
Tuesday, November 3, 1868
Scow MEDORA, of 64 tons, classed C 1, and valued at $1,500.
List of Vessels Which Became
Total Losses During 1868
Monday, december 14, 1868
OFFICIAL NO: 16451
GROSS: 54.84 (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878)
HOME PORT: Detroit, MI (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878)
YEARS LISTED: Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878.
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- Reason: sunk
Remarks: Total loss ?
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes