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Jesse Martin (Schooner), U76212, aground, 24 Nov 1882


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Grand Haven, Mich., Nov. 24. -- The scow G.S. SKINNER, lumber loaded, ran on the beach here last night, and will be a total loss. Also the schooner JESSE MARTIN ran on the beach here with oats, flour, and salt, which will be a total loss. The schooner was damaged about $500. The crews are all saved.
      The J.W. Hall Great Lakes Marine Scrapbook, No. 2, November, 1882
     

A Grand Haven, Mich., dispatch reports that at 10:30 a.m. yesterday the schooner JESSIE MARTIN, which went ashore last Thursday, capsized after being towed off the beach during a south-west gale. John Diffee, contractor, was drowned. Six others were saved by the life-saving crew.
      The J.W. Hall Great Lakes Marine Scrapbook, No. 2, Nov./Dec., 1882
     
     
Schooner JESSE MARTIN. U. S. No. 76212. Of 42.36 gross tons; 40.24 tons net. Built Muskegon, Mich., 1881. Home port, Muskegon, Mich.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1884



Schooner JESSE MARTIN. U. S. No. 76212. Of 42.36 gross tons; 40.20 tons net. Built Muskegon, Mich., 1881. Home port, Muskegon, Mich. 68.0 x 17.0 x 5.7.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885


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Reason: aground
Lives: l
Freight: oats, flour, salt
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1882
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McN.W.24166
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.06307 Longitude: -86.22839
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Jesse Martin (Schooner), U76212, aground, 24 Nov 1882