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Metropolis (Schooner), U16414, aground, 1 Dec 1882


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Detroit, Mich., Dec. 9. -- The schooner METROPOLIS, lumber laden from Elk Rapids to Chicago, went ashore near Cathead Light on Tuesday night in the snow storm, and after throwing over 2,000 feet of lumber got off.
      J.W. Hall Great lakes Marine Scrapbook, No. 2, Dec. 1882
     
     
     
     
Schooner METROPOLIS. U. S. No. 16414. Of 245.94 tons gross; 233.64 tons net. Built Cleveland, O., 1857. Home port, Chiacgo, Ill. 124.7 x 28.2 x 11.1.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885
     


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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1882
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Local identifier:
McN.W.24192
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.18666 Longitude: -85.6187
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Metropolis (Schooner), U16414, aground, 1 Dec 1882