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  • The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 5 Nov 1886
    The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 5 Nov 1886
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    Marine Floats The high sea in the lake yesterday dashed the schooner Sea Star against the pier at Clay Banks carrying away about 40 feet of the same, and throwing overboard about 15 cords of wood and 10,000 feet of lumber. The captain and crew are ashore unable to get ...

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    Marine Floats The high sea in the lake yesterday dashed the schooner Sea Star against the pier at Clay Banks carrying away about 40 feet of the same, and throwing ...

    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 29 Apr 1887
    The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 29 Apr 1887
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    Marine News. The schooner Little Georgy is loading steamboat wood at Bay View.

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    Marine News. The schooner Little Georgy is loading steamboat wood at Bay View.

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  • The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 29 Apr 1887
    The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 29 Apr 1887
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    Marine News. The tug City of Sturgeon Bay has not fitted out yet and will not be until late in the season.

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    Marine News. The tug City of Sturgeon Bay has not fitted out yet and will not be until late in the season.

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  • The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 29 Apr 1887
    The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 29 Apr 1887
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    Marine News The steam yacht Truscott has been receiving some repairs this week. Her owners are negotiating with parties from outside for the sale.

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    Marine News The steam yacht Truscott has been receiving some repairs this week. Her owners are negotiating with parties from outside for the sale.

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  • The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 5 Nov 1886
    The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 5 Nov 1886
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    Local Happenings The derrick which was built by Leathem & Smith to remove the machinery of the Tillinghast and place it in the George Nelson, was blown down by the gale Tuesday.

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    Local Happenings The derrick which was built by Leathem & Smith to remove the machinery of the Tillinghast and place it in the George Nelson, was blown down by the ...

    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 29 Apr 1887
    The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 29 Apr 1887
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    Marine News Leathem & Smith's new scow will be launched to-morrow afternoon. Whether lager beer or champagne will be used at her christening we have not learned.

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    Marine News Leathem & Smith's new scow will be launched to-morrow afternoon. Whether lager beer or champagne will be used at her christening we have not learned.

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  • Mr. Wilkinson Honored
    Mr. Wilkinson Honored
    TextNewspaper  The Independent (Grimsby, Ontario: Livingston, James A.), Aug 1901    

    Mr. Wilkinson Honored



    One of the most delightful functions that has ever taken place at Grimsby Park, was held at the Lake View Hotel on Friday evening last, when over one hundred residents of the Park and vicinity gathered in the spacious dining hall, to ...

    TextNewspaper  The Independent (Grimsby, Ontario: Livingston, James A.), Aug 1901  

    Mr. Wilkinson Honored



    One of the most delightful functions that has ever taken place at Grimsby Park, was held at the Lake View Hotel on Friday evening last, when ...

    Grimsby Chautauqua
  • Grimsby Local News, Aug. 13, 1891
    Grimsby Local News, Aug. 13, 1891
    TextNewspaper  Livingston, James, The Independent (Grimsby, Ontario: Livingston, James A.), Aug. 13, 1891     Grimsby Local News --Notice--The country tresurer's office will be closed July 20th, until the 17th of August, 1891. Thomas Keyes, Treasurer of the County of Lincoln. --Geo. F. Little, express engineer on the Kentucky C. R. R., was visiting his father, Benj. Little, a few days last week. --A ...
    TextNewspaper  Livingston, James, The Independent (Grimsby, Ontario: Livingston, James A.), Aug. 13, 1891   Grimsby Local News --Notice--The country tresurer's office will be closed July 20th, until the 17th of August, 1891. Thomas Keyes, Treasurer of the County of Lincoln. --Geo. F. Little, express ...
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  • The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 29 Apr 1887
    The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 29 Apr 1887
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    Marine News. The schooner Tallahassee that went ashore near Smith & Valentine's pier, at North Bay in a gale last fall was released yesterday by the tug Piper, after working on her a day and a half. She was towed to Bailey's Harbor where she will receive some repairs and ...

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    Marine News. The schooner Tallahassee that went ashore near Smith & Valentine's pier, at North Bay in a gale last fall was released yesterday by the tug Piper, after working ...

    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 29 Apr 1887
    The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 29 Apr 1887
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    Marine News The schooner Williams, of Manitowoc, commanded by Capt. Anderson, of Ephraim, arrived here yesterday on her way to Ephraim. On account of the ice not being clear from that port she will remain here a few days.

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    Marine News The schooner Williams, of Manitowoc, commanded by Capt. Anderson, of Ephraim, arrived here yesterday on her way to Ephraim. On account of the ice not being clear from ...

    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 5 Nov 1886
    The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 5 Nov 1886
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    Marine Floats On Thursday morning the steam yacht Truscott got on the beach a little below L. A. Larson's factory. Some evil minded person went on board and threw her anchor chain off the bitts and sent her adrift. A person was seen on board of the boat early Wednesday ...

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    Marine Floats On Thursday morning the steam yacht Truscott got on the beach a little below L. A. Larson's factory. Some evil minded person went on board and threw her ...

    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 29 Apr 1887
    The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 29 Apr 1887
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    Marine News The tug John Leathem is engaged in placing the buoys in the waters of Green Bay for the government, from Whale's Back reef, south.

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    Marine News The tug John Leathem is engaged in placing the buoys in the waters of Green Bay for the government, from Whale's Back reef, south.

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    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 5 Nov 1886
    The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 5 Nov 1886
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    Local Happenings At about 1 o'clock this morning Leathem & Smith's mill was discovered to be on fire. The shrill tooting of the steamer Welcome's whistle aroused our citizens and the fire department was soon making its way to the fire, but before they reached the foot of the ...

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    Local Happenings At about 1 o'clock this morning Leathem & Smith's mill was discovered to be on fire. The shrill tooting of the steamer Welcome's whistle aroused our citizens and ...

    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Lake and Bay
    Lake and Bay
    NewspaperText  The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 9 May 1890     LAKE AND BAY _______ Vessel Movements Under Steam and Sail, as Recorded in the Log-Book of the Independent' Marine Reporter _______

    On Friday afternoon of last week the tug Alpha, having in tow a dredge and two dump-scows, was off Horns Pier when they were struck ...

    NewspaperText  The Independent (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 9 May 1890   LAKE AND BAY _______ Vessel Movements Under Steam and Sail, as Recorded in the Log-Book of the Independent' Marine Reporter _______

    On Friday afternoon of last week the tug Alpha, ...

    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Montreal (Steamboat), C32910, fire, 25 Jun 1857
    Montreal (Steamboat), C32910, fire, 25 Jun 1857
    TextNewspapercomment       Reason: fire
    Lives: 264
    Hull damage: $41,000
    Cargo: included
    Remarks: Total loss
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    TextNewspapercomment     Reason: fire
    Lives: 264
    Hull damage: $41,000
    Cargo: included
    Remarks: Total loss
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    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Clarion (Propeller), U125937, aground, fire, 8 Dec 1909
    Clarion (Propeller), U125937, aground, fire, 8 Dec 1909
    TextNewspapercomment       Reason: aground, fire
    Lives: 14
    Remarks: Total loss
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    TextNewspapercomment     Reason: aground, fire
    Lives: 14
    Remarks: Total loss
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    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Belle of the West (Steamboat), exploded, 23 Apr 1850
    Belle of the West (Steamboat), exploded, 23 Apr 1850
    TextNewspapercomment       Reason: exploded
    Lives: ?
    Remarks: Total loss
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    TextNewspapercomment     Reason: exploded
    Lives: ?
    Remarks: Total loss
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  • Iowa (Barge), U100298, aground, 18 Nov 1883
    Iowa (Barge), U100298, aground, 18 Nov 1883
    TextNewspapercomment       Reason: aground
    Lives: 3
    Hull damage: $7,000
    Cargo: included
    Freight: lumber
    Remarks: Total loss
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    TextNewspapercomment     Reason: aground
    Lives: 3
    Hull damage: $7,000
    Cargo: included
    Freight: lumber
    Remarks: Total loss
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    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Jane Miller (Propeller), sunk, 23 Nov 1881
    Jane Miller (Propeller), sunk, 23 Nov 1881
    TextNewspapercomment       Reason: sunk
    Lives: 25
    Freight: general
    Remarks: Total loss
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    TextNewspapercomment     Reason: sunk
    Lives: 25
    Freight: general
    Remarks: Total loss
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  • Pearl (Steamboat), aground, 2 Sep 1856
    Pearl (Steamboat), aground, 2 Sep 1856
    TextNewspaper       Reason: aground
    Lives: nil
    Hull damage: $1,600
    Remarks: Got off
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    TextNewspaper     Reason: aground
    Lives: nil
    Hull damage: $1,600
    Remarks: Got off
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