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Kewaunee


Built: 1866 by A.J Arnold in Port Huron, Mich. us#14065
Construction: Wooden Schooner, 2 mast, official # c150481
124x27x8211g 200n

History: Sold in 1921 and renamed Mary A Daryaw. Bought by Capt Henry Daryaw.

Capt Daryaw was Canadian and she was registered out of Kingston. She ran aground in September of 1927 near Simcoe Island, Ontario, Canada. This was during a storm She was carrying a cargo of coal. In Oct she was still aground and caught fire and was destroyed. One other insident was she ran aground near Racine Wisconsin 4/20/1893 and received heavy damage. Evidently she was repaired.

She remained in service until her fire in 1927.

Mastered by Wm. Byron

Donated by: William Cochran

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