The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Republic (Schooner), U21151, collision, 18 Oct 1882

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Port Huron, Mich. Oct. 19. - The schooner F.B. GARDNER was run into last night by the schooner REPUBLIC while she was lying at anchor in St. Clair River. The REPUBLIC lost her jibboom head and stem. She is leaking some. The loss to the GARDNER consists of her forerigging, part of a sail, and four stanchions. It will cost $600 to repair both vessels.
      The J.W. Hall Great Lakes Marine Scrapbook, No. 2, October, 1882
Schooner REPUBLIC. U. S. No. 21151. Of 314.30 tons gross; 298.50 tons net. Built Clayton, O., 1854. Home port, Detroit, Mich. 139.0 x 26.0 x 11.0.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885

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William R. McNeil
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Republic (Schooner), U21151, collision, 18 Oct 1882