The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 20, 1888

Full Text

p.6 Bedford Mills - Joseph Mercie, of Kingston, who has been engaged by Tett Bros. to oversee the work of placing the steambarge Mary Bedford from the Devil Lake waters across to the Rideau canal waters, finds a very rough route. He is progressing fast and hopes to complete the job this week.

p.8 Incidents Of The Day - Capt. John Leadford (sic - Ledford ?), Wolfe Island, died on Friday last. He was over 70 years of age, and well known on this lake, having owned and sailed several schooners for a number of years, including the schooner Fannie Leadford. His death was caused by catarrh.

Media Type:
Item Type:
Date of Original:
Jan. 20, 1888
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
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), Jan. 20, 1888