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Lucinda Van Valkenburg (Schooner), U14614, aground, 1 Jul 1883


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The LUCINDA VAN VALKENBURG was pulled off, finally, by the BRUCE, after lightering. It was not done a minute too soon, either. A southwester set in on Friday morning which would have made her berth uncomfortable.
      J.W. Hall Great Lakes Marine Scrapbook, July, 1883.



Escanaba, Mich., July 18. -- The schooner LUCINDA VAN VALKENBURG is reported ashore at Torrence Bay and the schooner HACKLEY ashore on Round Island Reef, Big bay De Noque. The LELAND reports the HACKLEY has been released.
      J.W. Hall Great Lakes Marine Scrapbook, July, 1883.
     

Schooner LUCINDA VAN VALKENBURG. U. S. No. 14614. Of 301.66 tons gross; 286.58 tons net. Built Tonawanda, N.Y., 1862. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 128.5 x 26.3 x 12.6.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885
     


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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1883
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Local identifier:
McN.W.24239
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.68473 Longitude: -86.53036
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Lucinda Van Valkenburg (Schooner), U14614, aground, 1 Jul 1883