The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), April 10, 1862


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p.2 The propeller Mary Stewart, with a cargo of wheat, flour and provisions, struck a large cake of ice on Saturday, while entering the harbor of Buffalo, and sunk. At the last advices she had ten feet of water over her main deck. The cargo was got off.

To Mariners - Lights In Maumee Bay - We learn that arrangements have been made by the Agents of the Propeller Lines in this city, with Mr. Patchin, for lighting the channel of Maumee Bay during the season; and for the benefit of vessel captains we give a brief description of the location of the lights, with the directions to be observed:

There are to be five clear lights placed near the stakes denoting the channel between the two Can buoys - and a bright light located on the north point of Presque Isle. On entering the bay, passing Turtle Island Light, vessels will steer south, half west, until the right is in full view, for which they will steer southwest quarter west until in range of the three lower (clear) lights, when they will be a little south of east of the first Black Can; they will then run by the clear lights - the upper one being located a short distance below the upper Black Can buoy. [Toledo Blade]


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Newspaper
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Date of Original:
April 10, 1862
Local identifier:
KN.20315
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Rick Neilson
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Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Daily News (Kingston, ON), April 10, 1862