Montgomery (1866)
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Service History


Originally the Montgomery was built in 1853 by J. Oades/Clayton, and rigged as a barkentine . Rebuilt in 1866 by S.G. Johnson/Clayton as the Northern Light. Last Document Surrendered Toledo, 11/12/1890: "Vessel Lost"
Final Voyage


"On 11/5/1890, during a gale, the schooner Montgomery went ashore on the rocks about 6 miles off Sheboygan and sank in eleven feet of water. No lives were lost, but when the tug Sheboygan tried to pull her off, it was found that she had worked over the rocks near shore and could not easily recovered. The Milwaukee Sentinel of 11/8/1890 later reported that the schooner had been abandoned."
 
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