The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), July 17, 1850

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p.2 Another Disaster At the Wreck - The scows engaged in raising the Griffith were capsized in a squall on Monday afternoon. One man, Wallace Ames, of Fairport, was drowned. There were nine men and boys saved by climbing to the rigging of the wreck. The scows, ere this, are righted, and the work progressing. [Cleveland Plaindealer]

Port of Kingston.

July 15th - Str. Princess Royal, Toronto, 72 bbls. and 8 hhds. Pork, Collins & Hilliard; 100 bbls. flour, C. Perry.

Str. Ontario, Rochester, gen. cargo.

July 16th - Str. Cataract, Ogdensburgh, passengers and baggage.

Str. Bay State, Oswego, gen. cargo.

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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), July 17, 1850