The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 14, 1882

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p.2 The Folgers have been given the Wolfe Island ferry for another seven years at 15 cents per passenger. An early morning boat is to be run.

p.3 Richelieu Navigation Co. - The losses on some of the Royal mail steamers are very heavy: on the Spartan $4,774; Corinthian $5,353; Corsican $2,749; Magnet $1,627; Cultivateur $7,192; snf Three Rivers $4,388. The most profitable were the Quebec and Montreal, earning $26,396 and $20,964 respectively; then comes the Algerian $612 (sic); Passport $86 (sic), and Terrebonne $8. The accident account includes the following: Spartan $868; Corsican, $967; Passport $1,420.

p.4 Mr. Senecal Victorious - over Sir Hugh Allan in relation to R. & O. Nav. Co. [Witness]

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 14, 1882