The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), May 9, 1861

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p.2 The schooners Canada and Walrus were injured on Monday night. The former was undergoing repairs at the railway, when she snapped her cable, and drifted down upon the Walrus at Holcomb & Cowan's Wharf, injuring the latter in her head gear to the amount of about $160. The Canada's starboard bulwarks were knocked away, and lost bowsprit and part of figurehead. The damage will cost from $400-500.

-harbor full - 26 schooners at anchor or at wharves, most with cereal products.

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Rick Neilson
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Daily News (Kingston, ON), May 9, 1861