The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Dec. 5, 1889

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The schrs. Speedwell and Flora Carveth are at Charlotte.

The tug E.P. Ross will tow the schooner Herbert Dudley to Fair Haven.

The schrs. Trade Wind, Eliza Fisher, Cornelia, Dudley and Van Straubenzie are at Oswego waiting for favorable weather to run across the lake.

A large vessel, supposed to be the Erie Stewart, is reported ashore near Manitou beach, six miles west of Charlotte. The life saving crew went up and succeeded in taking off the crew of twelve men. The vessel will probably go to pieces.

General Paragraphs - The schr. Erie Stewart has arrived safely at Toronto.

The schr. Philo Bennett arrived from Oswego this morning.

Over 7,000 bushels of grain have been removed from the schr. Vickery sunk in the St. Lawrence River. The decks of the boat are destroyed, but the hull is in a fair condition.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Dec. 5, 1889