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Arctic (Schooner), U359, sunk by collision, 17 Sep 1895

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The small Lake Michigan schooner ARCTIC was struck and sunk by the propeller CLYDE of the Lehigh Valley Line Tuesday morning while off Point Aux Barques. The crew were rescued by the CLYDE.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Wednesday, September 18, 1895

Schooner ARCTIC, sunk by collision. Value $1,500.
      Lake Disasters of 1895 [total losses]
      Door County Advocate, Wis.
      Saturday, January 11, 1896
Schooner ARCTIC. U. S. No. 359. Of 185.39 tons gross; 176.13 tons net. Built at Ashtabula, Ohio in 1853. Home port, Grand Haven, Mich. 112,9 x 24.2 x 9.1
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1895
NOTE:- The above is the only American schooner ARCTIC listed.

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Reason: sunk by collision
Lives: nil
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William R. McNeil
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Arctic (Schooner), U359, sunk by collision, 17 Sep 1895