The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Nov. 19, 1853

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p.2 The Chicago Journal of Friday last says the three masted schooner Oliver H. Berry went ashore, last Friday week, at Point Betsey, opposite the Manitou Island, on the east shore of Lake Michigan.

The vessel is a total loss, and the captain, part of the crew, and two women, were left on the beach, short of provisions and in need of succor.

The Rowland Hill - We learn that this steamer has been purchased by Messrs. Glassford & Walker, for the sum of 3,500 pounds. She is intended to run between Kingston and Quebec, as a towing boat.

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Rick Neilson
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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Nov. 19, 1853