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  • Scow Schooner
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  • North Point(Bay), Lake Michigan

Last mention of the SUNSHINE
SUNSHINE Scow, ashore at North Point, Lake Michigan; a total loss. 
      Marine Disasters on the Western Lakes during 1869, Capt. J.W. Hall 
Latitude: 43.68473 Longitude: -86.53036

Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Nov 1865

p.3 Marine Items – busy harbor.
-scow Sunshine sunk at Port Huron.

THE GALE. – During the whole of yesterday, up to a few minutes after 4 P.M. the wind blew strong from the southward, and at that time hauled in a moment to north west, and blew with tremendous force. The scow NEBRASKA, in the harbor, had her jib-boom knocked off by coming in contact with the propeller RACINE, and her stern jammed in by the scow SUNSHINE, which came in during the squall. – Cleveland Herald, 29th. 
      Buffalo Daily Republic 
      Tuesday, September 30, 1856 

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