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L. W. Perry (Schooner), U15654, aground, 1 Dec 1882


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WRECK OF THE SCHOONER PERRY.
News reached Chicago yesterday that the schooner L.W. PERRY was driven on the beach Sunday night, seven miles north of Sheboygan, Wis. Crew saved. The PERRY measures 254 tons, was built at Port Huron by Fitzgerald & L. in 1870, rated B 1½, and was valued at about $9,000. T.A. Long, of Sheboygan, is the owner.
      J.W. Hall Great lakes Marine Scrapbook, No. 2, December, 1882
     

The schooner L.W. PERRY, which went ashore at Sheboygan last fall, was released last night by the wrecking tug LEVIATHAN, and arrived here today in tow of the tug S.S. COE. She is not thought to have received much damage.
      J.W. Hall Great lakes Marine Scrapbook, May 1883
     


Schooner L.W. PERRY. U. S. No. 15654. Of 53.92 tons gross; 141.23 tons net. Built Port Huron, Mich., 1870. Home port, Sheboygan, Wis.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1884
     
     






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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1882
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Local identifier:
McN.W.24189
Language of Item:
English
  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 43.75083 Longitude: -87.71453
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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L. W. Perry (Schooner), U15654, aground, 1 Dec 1882