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  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), October 18, 1890
    TextNewspaper      

    Capt. Dall's first command was GLYNN ACOR - the spelling has various permutations - a 65-ton schooner built at Racine in 1849 and possibly lost at Chicago in 1853 (thanks to Brendon Baillod for information on this obscure vessel). The brig ELLEN PARKER of 333 tons was apparently lost in ...

    TextNewspaper    

    Capt. Dall's first command was GLYNN ACOR - the spelling has various permutations - a 65-ton schooner built at Racine in 1849 and possibly lost at Chicago in 1853 (thanks ...

  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), July 4, 1890
    TextNewspaper       NEW VESSELS LAUNCHED IN JUNE

    The June supplement of Inland Lloyd's Vessel Register gives the following list of new vessels launched during that month: Propellers - John Harper, wood, 1,632 net tons; built at West Bay City by James Davidson, and owned by the American Transportation ...

    TextNewspaper     NEW VESSELS LAUNCHED IN JUNE

    The June supplement of Inland Lloyd's Vessel Register gives the following list of new vessels launched during that month: Propellers - John Harper, wood, 1,632 ...

  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Nov. 23, 1890
    TextNewspaper       Imagine the luck of a tiny schooner foundering in the dark and storm of a Lake Michigan November night, and then being happened upon by a powerful railroad steamer. The MOLLIE's crew must have said their prayers that morning. The F. & P. M. No. 4 (US#120719) was not a ...
    TextNewspaper     Imagine the luck of a tiny schooner foundering in the dark and storm of a Lake Michigan November night, and then being happened upon by a powerful railroad steamer. The ...
  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), July 18, 1890
    TextNewspaper       The main feature of a steeple compound engine is that there are two cylinders stacked on top of one another, both connected to a common driveshaft. The upper cylinder is smaller and is the high pressure cylinder. The lower, larger cylinder is the low pressure cylinder. In operation, already used ...
    TextNewspaper     The main feature of a steeple compound engine is that there are two cylinders stacked on top of one another, both connected to a common driveshaft. The upper cylinder is ...
  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Friday, June 27, 1890
    TextNewspaper      

    Here are two versions of the same collision which were printed in the same paper in the same day. Take your pick as to which gives the true story - the major information is the same, but nearly all of the details in the stories are different. No clarifying article ...

    TextNewspaper    

    Here are two versions of the same collision which were printed in the same paper in the same day. Take your pick as to which gives the true story - ...

  • Evening Recorder (Brockville, ON), Sat. April 26, 1890, page 3
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    A novel seizure: on Tuesday last, United States Marshal Matton of Oswego, seized the sunken schooner Vickery by diving to the vessel to affix the required notice upon her. The question has never risen before how a seizure of a vessel that was underwater should be made. Marshall Matton ...

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    A novel seizure: on Tuesday last, United States Marshal Matton of Oswego, seized the sunken schooner Vickery by diving to the vessel to affix the required notice upon her. The ...

  • Twilight (Schooner), C, fire, 1890
    TextNewspaper       Reason: fire
    Lives: nil
    Remarks: Total loss
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    TextNewspaper     Reason: fire
    Lives: nil
    Remarks: Total loss
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  • Eighth Ohio (Propeller), U8184, sunk, 1890
    TextNewspaper       Reason: sunk
    Remarks: Raised
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    TextNewspaper     Reason: sunk
    Remarks: Raised
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  • Seabird, sunk by collision, 12 Jun 1890
    TextNewspaper       Reason: sunk by collision
    Lives: 1
    Remarks: Total loss
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    TextNewspaper     Reason: sunk by collision
    Lives: 1
    Remarks: Total loss
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  • Fearless (Schooner), U120004, Collision, 12 Jun 1890
    TextNewspaper       Reason: Collision
    Lives: nil
    Remarks: Repaired
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    TextNewspaper     Reason: Collision
    Lives: nil
    Remarks: Repaired
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  • Mollie (Schooner), U50606, sunk, 23 Nov 1890
    TextNewspaper       Reason: sunk
    Lives: nil
    Remarks: Total loss
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    TextNewspaper     Reason: sunk
    Lives: nil
    Remarks: Total loss
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  • Cherokee (Propeller), sunk, 1890
    TextNewspaper       Reason: sunk
    Remarks: Raised
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    TextNewspaper     Reason: sunk
    Remarks: Raised
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  • Wheeler (Tug), sunk by ice, 8 Dec 1890
    TextNewspaper       Reason: sunk by ice
    Remarks: ?
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    TextNewspaper     Reason: sunk by ice
    Remarks: ?
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  • T. C. Wilson (Schooner), U24579, aground, 9 Dec 1890
    TextNewspaper       Reason: aground
    Remarks: ?
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    TextNewspaper     Reason: aground
    Remarks: ?
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  • Fx (Scow), sunk, 1890
    TextNewspaper       Reason: sunk
    Remarks: Raised ?
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    TextNewspaper     Reason: sunk
    Remarks: Raised ?
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  • Jane Anderson (Schooner), 27 Oct 1890
    TextNewspaper       Remarks: ?
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    TextNewspaper     Remarks: ?
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  • Pathfinder (Scow), 18 Oct 1890
    TextNewspaper       Remarks: Total loss
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    TextNewspaper     Remarks: Total loss
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  • Hiram R. Dixon (Propeller), aground, 10 Oct 1890
    TextNewspaper       Reason: aground
    Lives: nil
    Remarks: ?
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    TextNewspaper     Reason: aground
    Lives: nil
    Remarks: ?
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  • Dodge (Propeller), sunk, 1890
    TextNewspaper       Reason: sunk
    Remarks: Raised
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    TextNewspaper     Reason: sunk
    Remarks: Raised
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  • Nipissing (Steamboat), aground, 26 Aug 1890
    TextNewspaper       Reason: aground
    Remarks: ?
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    TextNewspaper     Reason: aground
    Remarks: ?
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