The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
D. S. Austin (Schooner), U6745, agroung, 7 Nov 1898


Description
Full Text

The schooner D.S. AUSTIN lies on the beach ¼ mile north of the Ludington piers and will be a total wreck. She carried a cargo of bulk salt for Chicago. She left Ludington on Monday morning in tow of the steamer E.S. TICE. Her anchors did not hold and she dragged ashore at 1 o'clock in the afternoon. The crew were rescued. She will probably go to pieces.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Tuesday, November 8, 1898
     
     
     
Schooner D.S. AUSTIN. U. S. No. 6745. Of 281 tons gross; 267 tons net. Built Toledo, Ohio 1872. Home port, Milwaukee, Wis. 135.2 x 26.0 x 13.0
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1898


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: agroung
Lives: nil
Freight: salt
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1898
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.24429
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.95528 Longitude: -86.45258
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Shipwreck news
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










D. S. Austin (Schooner), U6745, agroung, 7 Nov 1898