Kearsarge (1864)
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Final Voyage


Monday night, October 12, 1880, Racine; "The schooner Kearsarge, laden with hardwood lumber and bound for Chicago, ran onto Racine Reef and stove a hole in its bow. The Kearsarge subsequently rolled on her side and was towed into Milwaukee harbor by the Holdon. All attempts to right the schooner failed, however. A northeast sea drove the vessel up onto the beach."
Service History


Extensive repairs were made to the Kearsarge in 1874. Last Document Surrendered Chicago, 12/15/1880: "Total Wreck"
 
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