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  • Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), Mar. 20, 1874
    Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), Mar. 20, 1874
    textnewspaper       * This is a typographical error. She was 809.28 g.t. (tonnage) when built, giving her a capacity of around 1400 t.To give a hint of what a vessel of this size might cost today (Sep, 2001), grade 2 white oak purchased in volume now sells for about $2 per board ...
    textnewspaper     * This is a typographical error. She was 809.28 g.t. (tonnage) when built, giving her a capacity of around 1400 t.To give a hint of what a vessel of this ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 2 Nov, 1874
    Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 2 Nov, 1874
    textnewspaper       CAPTAIN DROWNED. - Messrs. ScottBrown, of this city, received a dispatch Saturday forenoon from Mackinaw Straits announcing the arrival of the schooner Wm. Sanderson, and that Capt. John Canfield, the master, was drowned, and two of the seamen were disabled. The Sanderson was laden with ...
    textnewspaper     CAPTAIN DROWNED. - Messrs. ScottBrown, of this city, received a dispatch Saturday forenoon from Mackinaw Straits announcing the arrival of the schooner Wm. Sanderson, and that Capt. John Canfield, the ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 3 Dec, 1874
    Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 3 Dec, 1874
    textnewspaper       MAKING INQUIRIES. - Messrs. ScottBrown, owners of the schooner W. Sanderson, which is still missing, are making diligent inquiries and collecting all the information possible as to her whereabouts. It is their purpose to obtain the deposition of vessel masters who may have seen the ...
    textnewspaper     MAKING INQUIRIES. - Messrs. ScottBrown, owners of the schooner W. Sanderson, which is still missing, are making diligent inquiries and collecting all the information possible as to her whereabouts. It ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 4 Dec, 1874
    Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 4 Dec, 1874
    textnewspaper       THE WM. SANDERSON LOST, WITH ALL HANDS. - The fate of the schooner Wm. Sanderson and that of her entire crew, which for some days past has been a mystery to her owners, has at length been solved by the discovery of the wreck broken up at Sleeping Bear, on ...
    textnewspaper     THE WM. SANDERSON LOST, WITH ALL HANDS. - The fate of the schooner Wm. Sanderson and that of her entire crew, which for some days past has been a mystery ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 4 Dec, 1874
    Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 4 Dec, 1874
    textnewspaper       WRECK OF THE SANDERSON. - Relative to the wreck of the Wm. Sanderson, the Chicago Inter-Ocean of the 3rd says: Empire dock is at the foot of Lake Michigan between Sleeping Bear and Point Betsey. There is a steep sandy bluff extending for miles and lake masters say it is ...
    textnewspaper     WRECK OF THE SANDERSON. - Relative to the wreck of the Wm. Sanderson, the Chicago Inter-Ocean of the 3rd says: Empire dock is at the foot of Lake Michigan between ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 4 Dec, 1874
    Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 4 Dec, 1874
    textnewspaper       GONE TO THE WRECK. - Captain H. L. Brown, of the firm of ScottBrown, left this city Wednesday evening for Sleeping Bear to examine into the condition of the schooner W. Sanderson, and discover if possible the whereabouts of the crew and if any of the bodies have been cast ...
    textnewspaper     GONE TO THE WRECK. - Captain H. L. Brown, of the firm of ScottBrown, left this city Wednesday evening for Sleeping Bear to examine into the condition of the schooner ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 8 Dec, 1874
    Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 8 Dec, 1874
    textnewspaper       CAPT. BROWN RETURNED. - Capt. H. L. Brown, of ScottBrown, who left here a few days since for Sleeping Bear to investigate concerning the loss of the schooner Wm. Sanderson, has just returned from that place. The vessel, broken up into fragments, was found strewn along the beach for quite ...
    textnewspaper     CAPT. BROWN RETURNED. - Capt. H. L. Brown, of ScottBrown, who left here a few days since for Sleeping Bear to investigate concerning the loss of the schooner Wm. Sanderson, ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 15 Oct, 1874
    Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 15 Oct, 1874
    textnewspaper       A COINCIDENCE. - Speaking of the strange coincidence of vessels of the same name meeting with mishaps at the same time, we have noticed a remarkable one within the past week. Monday of last week the prop Lake Ontario went aground in Lake Erie; Tuesday the steamer Ontario went aground ...
    textnewspaper     A COINCIDENCE. - Speaking of the strange coincidence of vessels of the same name meeting with mishaps at the same time, we have noticed a remarkable one within the past ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 3 Dec, 1874
    Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 3 Dec, 1874
    textnewspaper       *published New York City at least 1810 - 1944Many statements in this article are highly general and shouldn't be taken as very accurate, though it has some interesting information, especially on the tugs themselves.
    textnewspaper     *published New York City at least 1810 - 1944Many statements in this article are highly general and shouldn't be taken as very accurate, though it has some interesting information, especially ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 19 June 1874
    Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 19 June 1874
    textnewspaper       In mentioning the ONTARIO, the reported refers to the first American low-pressure engine or the first low pressure engine actually built on the lakes. The British/Canadian steamer FRONTENAC was actually launched some months earlier, though her engine was imported from England.
    textnewspaper     In mentioning the ONTARIO, the reported refers to the first American low-pressure engine or the first low pressure engine actually built on the lakes. The British/Canadian steamer FRONTENAC was actually ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 17 Apr, 1875
    Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 17 Apr, 1875
    textnewspaper       PROFIT AND LOSS IN CARRYING GRAIN. - An estimate is made by a Chicago paper of the receipts and expenditures of a vessel of a carrying capacity of 25,000 bushels on a trip to Buffalo, with a cargo of wheat at 3 cents per bushel, and a return cargo of ...
    textnewspaper     PROFIT AND LOSS IN CARRYING GRAIN. - An estimate is made by a Chicago paper of the receipts and expenditures of a vessel of a carrying capacity of 25,000 bushels ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 18 Sep, 1874
    Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 18 Sep, 1874
    textnewspaper       LIGHTS ON GEORGIAN BAY. - For the guidance of shipping visiting the lumber sections in Georgian Bay there has been established by the Dominion Government no less than eleven lights, nine of which number are located on islands and can be seen from as far distant as any others on ...
    textnewspaper     LIGHTS ON GEORGIAN BAY. - For the guidance of shipping visiting the lumber sections in Georgian Bay there has been established by the Dominion Government no less than eleven lights, ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 5 Nov, 1874
    Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 5 Nov, 1874
    textnewspaper       THE PAMLICO. - The Pamlico, which left this port about six months ago for a trip to England with a cargo of grain, left Southampton for her return trip more than two months ago, and nothing was heard from her until yesterday, when her owner, Capt. John Prindiville, received the ...
    textnewspaper     THE PAMLICO. - The Pamlico, which left this port about six months ago for a trip to England with a cargo of grain, left Southampton for her return trip more ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 3 May, 1875
    Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 3 May, 1875
    textnewspaper       THE SCHOONER PAMLICO. - The schooner Pamlico, which left Chicago last summer with a cargo of corn for Queenstown, Ireland, and which almost foundered while attempting a return trip last fall, has been rebuilt in England and is now on her way back to the lakes. Mr. Prindiville, her owner, ...
    textnewspaper     THE SCHOONER PAMLICO. - The schooner Pamlico, which left Chicago last summer with a cargo of corn for Queenstown, Ireland, and which almost foundered while attempting a return trip last ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 7 May, 1875
    Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 7 May, 1875
    textnewspaper       THE PAMLICO. - The schooner Pamlico is unquestionably in ill luck. This vessel left this port for England last June, and arrived at Queenstown in good order, having had a tolerably good voyage. Last fall she left European waters on her return trip, with a cargo of potash, but was ...
    textnewspaper     THE PAMLICO. - The schooner Pamlico is unquestionably in ill luck. This vessel left this port for England last June, and arrived at Queenstown in good order, having had a ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 12 May, 1875
    Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 12 May, 1875
    textnewspaper       THE PAMLICOLondon, May 11. - The schooner Pamlico, which put back dismasted while on her voyage from Queenstown to Chicago, has arrived at Liverpool and has been docked at York....
    textnewspaper     THE PAMLICOLondon, May 11. - The schooner Pamlico, which put back dismasted while on her voyage from Queenstown to Chicago, has arrived at Liverpool and has been docked at York....
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 29 May, 1875
    Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 29 May, 1875
    textnewspaper       THE PAMLICO. - Capt. Stretch, of the schooner Pamlico, states that he saved his canvas and everything else, and that the damage will not exceed $1,000, that he will again make an effort to reach Quebec, and hopes to be in Chicago by the first of September....
    textnewspaper     THE PAMLICO. - Capt. Stretch, of the schooner Pamlico, states that he saved his canvas and everything else, and that the damage will not exceed $1,000, that he will again ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 3 June, 1875
    Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 3 June, 1875
    textnewspaper       THE ALICE AND THE PAMLICO. - Capt. W. H. Dean, of the bark Alice, arrived in this city Tuesday night from Liverpool, and states that when he left the Pamlico was being repaired for her return voyage from that port. . . ....
    textnewspaper     THE ALICE AND THE PAMLICO. - Capt. W. H. Dean, of the bark Alice, arrived in this city Tuesday night from Liverpool, and states that when he left the Pamlico ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 22 July, 1875
    Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 22 July, 1875
    textnewspaper       FORTY DAYS OUT. - The Pamilco is now forty days out, and no tidings, yet there is no necessity of being alarmed, for the telegraph informs us that yesterday the English yacht Effort, sixteen tons, arrived at St. Johns, N. B., from Fleetwood, Eng., after a voyage of forty-nine days. ...
    textnewspaper     FORTY DAYS OUT. - The Pamilco is now forty days out, and no tidings, yet there is no necessity of being alarmed, for the telegraph informs us that yesterday the ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 4 Aug, 1875
    Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 4 Aug, 1875
    textnewspaper       THE PAMLICO. - The schooner Pamilco is out over fifty days, and still nothing has been heard from her. It is feared that she has again met with disaster, having been compelled twice before to return to England for repairs. If nothing is heard from her during this week, she ...
    textnewspaper     THE PAMLICO. - The schooner Pamilco is out over fifty days, and still nothing has been heard from her. It is feared that she has again met with disaster, having ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
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