The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), April 2, 1883

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p.1 Recovery Of A Body - last crew member from wreck of Folger. [Clayton Independent]


The schr. Ella Murton will be commanded by Capt. T. Armstrong.

The steamers Utica and Varuna are being given an outfit for the season.

Capts. Boothman and Johnson have purchased the schr. Madine (sic) and are thoroughly overhauling her.

At last the Government has seen the necessity for establishing life stations on the coast of Prince Edward County. The first appointment to the Captaincy of a station has been made. The official is Capt. Hugh McCullough of Picton.

p.3 Personal Mention - Harry Nichols, late purser of Algerian, appointed purser on Spartan.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), April 2, 1883