The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 3, 1877

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p.3 A Schooner Sunk - The schooner Grace A. Shannon, from Buffalo with 600 tons of coal, was run into early this morning by the propellor Favourite, between Milwaukee and Racine. The Shannon went down. All hands were saved except a son of the owner, aged seven. Loss, $22,000.

The yachts Geraldine and Alarm of Toronto are in the harbour.

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Holcomb & Stewart - Arrived, schooners Florida from Toledo with 22,300 bush. corn; Trinidad from Chicago with 20,200 bush. barley. Barge Eagle left for Montreal with 21,000 bush. corn in tow of the tug Chieftain.

Port Colborne, Aug. 2nd - Up - schrs. Correspondent, Ogdensburg, Cleveland, iron ore; Kate Kelley, Ogdensburg, Cleveland, iron ore; Delos de Wolf, Ogdensburg, Cleveland, iron ore; Undine, Hamilton, Cleveland, light; Garret, Fairhaven, Cleveland, coal; T.R. Merritt, Kingston, Bay City, light; prop. Milwaukee, Ogdensburg, Chicago, gen. cargo; Acadia, Montreal, Chicago, gen. cargo.

Down - schrs. Wm. J. Preston, Chicago, Ogdensburg, corn; Maggie McRae, Saginaw, Quebec, lumber; Princess Alexandria, Saginaw, Quebec, lumber; Bessie Barwick, Toledo, Kingston, timber; M.A. Lydon, Bay City, Garden Island, staves; Lilly Parsons, Black River, Brockville, coal; T.C. Leighton, Milwaukee, Kingston, wheat; O. Mitchell, Milwaukee, Oswego, wheat; Algerine, Chicago, Ogdensburg, corn; West Side, Chicago, Ogdensburg, corn; prop. Argyle, Duluth, Quebec, gen. cargo; Lowell, Toledo, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo.

In Harbour - schrs. T.R. Merritt, John Magee, Josephine, Flora, and Corvette.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 3, 1877