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Samana (Schooner), U115202, aground, 29 Oct 1892


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THE STRANDED VESSELS AT CLEVELAND.
Cleveland, October 31. -- The MARUBA and KETCHUM will both have to go into dry-dock when unloaded. Seven tugs were at work on the MARUBA a long time yesterday, About 150 tons of ore was taken out by last evening. The starboard compartment forward is full of water. The KETCHUM, which was struck by the MARUBA when the latter was trying to make the piers, will require repairs that may delay her several days. The SAMANA has been driven inside the pilers on the beach and will probably not be worth releasing.
      Buffalo Enquirer
      October 31, 1892

A Cleveland dispatch says a pretty little spaniel, which had been forgotton by the crew of the SAMANA when they made their rush for the shore last Saturday morning, was taken off the wreck yesterday by the mate. The dog had been for two days without anything to eat, and was whining piteously and shivering from the cold.
      Buffalo Enquirer
      November 1, 1892
     

Schooner SAMANA. Of 287 tons. Built at Three Mile Bay in 1857 by Asa Wilcox. Owned by M.M. Wheeler. Home port, Oswego. Value, $16,000. Class A 2. REMARKS. -- Formerly DANE. Rebuilt in 1873.
      National Board of Lake Underwriters
      Lake vessel Register, 1873 [Supplement No. 6.]
     
     
     
Schooner SAMANA. U. S. No. 115202. Of 287.42 tons gross; 273.05 tons net. Built Oswego, N.Y. 1873. Home port, Detroit, Mich. 136,0 x 25.0 x 10.0
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1890


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1892
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Local identifier:
McN.W.24751
Language of Item:
English
  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.4995 Longitude: -81.69541
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Samana (Schooner), U115202, aground, 29 Oct 1892