The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), July 8, 1867

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p.2 Propeller St. Lawrence Beached - The propeller St. Lawrence struck on Friday last at Farren's Point, about 15 miles above Cornwall, and having sprung a leak, was at once safely beached. The pumps had to be kept going to keep her in a safe position. The intention is, if the leak can be overcome, to lighter her and have her towed up to Kingston to be put on the marine railway for repairs.

The Steamer St. Lawrence - Montreal, July 6th - The steamer St. Lawrence struck a rock near Farren's Point, a rapid part of the river some distance below Prescott, and was safely beached.

Arrivals - 6-8; Departures - 6-8.

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Rick Neilson
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Daily News (Kingston, ON), July 8, 1867