Weekly British Whig (Kingston, ON), July 30, 1885
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(p. 1, 2, 5 & 6 missing)
p.4 A Deck Hand Drowned - On Saturday morning, when the str. Algerian was moving from the dock at Clayton, on her way to Montreal, Kenny, a deck hand, was standing in the aft gangway holding a rope. Suddenly he fell into the water. The str. was stopped but the young man did not appear again. It is thought that he was seized with a fit. He was subject to them.
The body of Kenny was found floating near Clayton on Sunday morning. It is said that he was a Kingstonian.
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- July 30, 1885
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- Rick Neilson
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes