The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
City of Green Bay (Schooner), U125216, aground, 20 Nov 1882

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Escanaba, Mich., Nov. 20. -- The captain of the schooner CAMDEN reports the schooner CITY OF GREEN BAY ashore on the middle ground at the Door, abreast of Plum Island. The schooner went ashore this morning. She cleared from this port yesterday loaded with ore. The Revenue Cutter ANDY JOHNSON was notified, and at 2:30 P. M. started to release her if possible.
      J.W. Hall Great Lakes Marine Scrapbook, No. 2, November, 1882

      Schooner CITY OF GREEN BAY. U. S. No. 125216. Of 346.37 tons gross; 329.06 tons net. Built Green Bay, Wis., 1872. Home port, Chicago. Ill. 145.0 x 25.0 x 11.0.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: ore
Remarks: Got off
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  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 45.30721 Longitude: -86.95178
William R. McNeil
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City of Green Bay (Schooner), U125216, aground, 20 Nov 1882