The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), March 15, 1887

Full Text

p.8 Personal Mention - G.N. Ault, at one time a leading shipbuilder in Portsmouth, died recently at Orillia.

Division Court - J.F. Allan vs. R. Davis - an action for wages and board, amounting to $100, as master of the str. Toneata; verdict for plaintiff for $75 and costs.

Building A Steam Yacht - A steam yacht, 60 ft. long and 9 ft. beam, is being built at the locomotive works. A compound engine has been ordered, and with it a speed of fifteen miles per hour is expected.

Today the steam yacht May W., formerly owned by Gen. Wiley, was shipped to Boston per Grand Trunk R.R. Hon. Mr. Wisely, of that city, has purchased it.

Media Type:
Item Type:
Date of Original:
March 15, 1887
Local identifier:
Language of Item:
Rick Neilson
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Kingston Newspaper clippings
Other Web sites/External links
Daily British Whig, 15 March 1887 Daily British Whig, 15 March 1887
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit

My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

British Whig (Kingston, ON), March 15, 1887