The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Sept. 12, 1864

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p.2 Collision - The propeller Whitby and a schooner came in collision on Saturday night near Long Point. The name of the schooner is not known, nor if she sustained any particular injury. The Whitby came into port yesterday; her damage is very slight.

Oswego, Sept. 12th - The schooner Opeeche, Captain John Clement, which cleared from Toledo on the 2nd for this port with a cargo of wheat, is supposed to have foundered, with all on board, in the terrific gale on Lake Erie.



Sept. 9th

Prop North, Toledo - Glassford & Jones, 15,000 bus wheat.

Str Ottawa, Montreal - P. Harty & Co., 1 bale, 2 cases British goods.

Str Ontario, Lewiston - E.H. Todd, 2 crts peaches; R. Town, 10 bbls apples; D.C., 3 bxs grapes; P. & C., 3 crates, 1 bbl fruit.

Prop Whitby, Toledo - S.T. Drennan, 16,000 feet blk walnut lumber.

Str Magnet, Montreal - McNee & Waddell, 1 case, 1 bale British goods.

Str Grecian, Montreal - McNee & Waddell, 4 bales, 4 cases British goods; S. Smith, 1 case.

Str Huron, Montreal - P. Harty & Co., 1 bale British goods.

Str Avon, Toledo - Anderson & Ford, 13,000 bus wheat.

Str Pierrepont, Cape Vincent - (mixed cargo)


Str Magnet, Montreal.

Barge Valetta, Kingsville - 13,000 feet lumber, Calvin & Breck.

Sch Victoria, Montreal.

Str Bay of Quinte, Belleville - General cargo.

Str Ottawa, Montreal - 40 bbls sugar, W. Martin; 16 coils rope, Calvin & Breck; 1 case, J.C. Fox.

Str Grecian, Montreal - general cargo.

Str Huron, Montreal - 1 cask wire, Gilberton & Yarker.

Sch Mary Francis, Wallaceburg - 53,000 W.I. staves, Calvin & Breck.

Sch Christiana, Hamilton - 10,000 feet of timber, Calvin & Breck.

Sch Maria, Toronto - 10,000 staves, Calvin & Breck.

Sch L.E. Calvin, Port Dover - 9,000 feet of timber, Calvin & Breck.



Prop Whitby, Brockville - gen cargo.

Str Grecian, Hamilton - do.


Str Huron, Toronto - do.

Sch Feu Follet, 90 cords wood.

Sch L.E. Calvin, Nanticook.

Sch Christina, Hamilton.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Sept. 12, 1864