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Antelope (Schooner), U571, sunk, 8 Oct 1897


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The schooner ANTELOPE, bound up with a cargo of coal, in tow of the steamer HIRAM W. SIBLEY, foundered Friday off Michigan Island of the Apostle group.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Saturday, October 9, 1897
     
     
Schooner ANTELOPE. U. S. No. 571. oF 523.48; 496.62 tons net. Built Newport, Mich., 1861. Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 186.8 x 32.0 x 12.0
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1897
     
NOTE:- The ANTELOPE was built as a propeller and is listed as such in 1871.
     
     
Steamer ANTELOPE. U. S. No. 571. Of 915.19 tons and 600 horse power. Home port, Detroit, Mich.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1869
     
     
Steam screw ANTELOPE. U. S. No. 571. Of 600 tons. Built Newport, Mich., 1861 by J.L. Wolverton, 201.6 x 31.7 x 12.0 Burned at Buffalo Nov. 1867 rebuilt as steam barge at Detroit 1868. Foundered Lake Superior, 1897.
      Herman Runge List
     


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Reason: sunk
Freight: coal
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1897
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Local identifier:
McN.W.24414
Language of Item:
English
  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 46.88244 Longitude: -90.48101
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Antelope (Schooner), U571, sunk, 8 Oct 1897