The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Evra Fuller (Schooner), U15956, aground, 14 Oct 1893


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The schooner EVA FULLER stranded on Racine Reef in a dense fog at 3 a.m. today and will probably go to pieces as heavy seas began rumbling over the wreck. The crew escaped at 7 A. M. in the yawl. She was bound from Menominee to Chicago with 260,000 feet of lumber.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Saturday, October 14, 1893

     

      Schooner EVRA FULLER.* U. S. No. 15956. Of 228.87 tons gross; 217.43 tons net. Built at Fort Howard, Wis., in 1873. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 132.6 x 26.3 x 9.9
      * Formerly schooner LENA JOHNSON.
      Merchant Vessel Lsit, U.S., 1891
     


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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1893
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Local identifier:
McN.W.23940
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 42.72446 Longitude: -87.75341
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Evra Fuller (Schooner), U15956, aground, 14 Oct 1893