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Detailed Information for Christina Nilsson (1871) Print Version
 


Vessel Name: Christina Nilsson (1871) Shipwreck Photos

 
National Register: Listed
Registry #: 125293
Casualty: 10/25/1884, foundered
Vessel Type: Schooner
Built: 1871, Jasper Hanson Scove, Manitowoc, WI
Owners: J. Lindgren (?)
Home Port: Chicago, IL
Cargo: 575 Tons Of Escanaba Pig Iron
Lives Lost:
Length: 139.40 ft
Beam: 26.00 ft
Depth of Hold: 11.40 ft
Hull: Wood
Gross Tonnage: 311.36
Propulsion: Sail
Rig Type: Schooner
Body of Water: Lake Michigan
County: Door
Nearest City: Baileys Harbor
Lat: 45 03.267
Long: 087 05.875

Data contributed by: Wisconsin Historical Society

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