The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
A. W. Comstock (Schooner), U107177, sunk, 23 Sep 1895


Description
Full Text

The barge A.W. COMSTOCK foundered off Stannard's Rock, Lake Superior in the late storm. She carried 51,000 bushels of wheat. The crew were rescued by the steamer JOHN MCWILLIAMS at 10 o'clock. The Capt. of the COMSTOCK, McArthur, broke one leg and 3 ribs. The COMSTOCK sank at 7:00 Monday.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Wednesday, September 25, 1895



Schooner A.W. COMSTOCK. U. S. No. 107177. Of 805.90 gross tons; 777.85 tons net. Built at Algonac, Mich., in 1895. Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 200.0 x 36.0 x 12.6
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1895.


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Freight: wheat
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1895
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.23987
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 47.18047 Longitude: -87.2293
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Shipwreck news
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










A. W. Comstock (Schooner), U107177, sunk, 23 Sep 1895