Lem Ellsworth (1874)
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The Lem Ellsworth was Repaired: 1883 and 1887. Recaulked 1890. Rated A2 in 1894. Last Document Surrendered 6/11/1894: "Vessel Total Loss"
Final Voyage


"The schooner Lem Ellsworth, with a crew of 7 and a load of cobble stone bound for Chicago, foundered in Lake Michigan, probably on 5/18/1894. A schooner was reportedly seen sink off Evanston, but wreckage came ashore at Kenosha that was identified as belonging to the lost schooner."
 
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