The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 31, 1881

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p.2 Prop. St. Albans Wrecked - Milwaukee, Jan. 31st - The propeller St. Albans, of the Ludington Line, Northern Transportation Company, was wrecked 16 miles out on the lake. The passengers out in small boats since yesterday, are being picked up by tugs.

Later - Twenty six of the crew and passengers are saved. All the boats but one landed. The other is nearly ashore. The boat and cargo are a total loss.

p.3 Vessel Sale - The schr. S.J. Collier (sic - S. & J. Collier), lying at Toronto, has been sold to Captain Wiggins, of Port Burwell, for $4,000. The Collier carries 10,000 bushels of wheat and is classed A 1. Vessel men say she is not dear at the price.

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Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 31, 1881