The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 11, 1877

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p.3 Half-mast - Flags are flying at half-mast at Garden Island today, in memory of the young man Donnelly, drowned off the schooner Sweden.

Yachting - The Ontario says that efforts are being made to have a match race between the three fastest yachts in Belleville harbour. The season is getting rather late, and if a match is to take place at all it will have to be done soon.

Damaged - The Brockville Recorder says that the schooner British Lion, which was anchored off Long Point, is badly damaged, and fears are entertained that she will prove a total loss. She was loaded with coal for Brockville.

Marine News

Port Colborne, Oct. 10th - Up - schrs. Montcalm, Kingston, Chicago, light; Jenny White, Oswego, Toledo, light; E.J. Peters, St. Catharines, Cleveland, light; Bolivia, Oswego, Chicago, coal; A.H. Moss, Cape Vincent, Chicago, light; R. Morwood, Kingston, Detroit, light; W.B. Phelps, Oswego, Racine, E.M. Davidson, Oswego, Chicago, coal; Smith & Post, Oswego, Detroit, light; Wm. Home, Ogdensburg, Cleveland, iron ore; Bangalore, Kingston, Chicago, salt; G.G. Houghton, Oswego, Milwaukee, salt; Mystic Star, Fair Haven, Chicago, coal; Barges A.C. Keating, Oswego, Duluth, railroad iron; Dashing Wave, Ogdensburg, Detroit, light.

Down - schrs. Great West, Oconto, Kingston, deals; Wayne, Milwaukee, Oswego, blank; Mary of St. Catharines, Erie, Port Colborne, coal; Falmouth, Milwaukee, Sackett's Harbour, wheat; London, blank. Props. Granite State, Toledo, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; Lowell, Chicago, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo.

In harbour - schrs. Undine, Gulnair, Mary of St. Catharines, Neelon, Monterey, Seagull, Montcalm, Jennie White, E.J. Peters, Bolivia, A.H. Moss, R. Morwood, W.B. Phelps, E.M. Davidson, Smith & Post, Wm. Home, Bangalore, G.G. Houghton, Mystic Star, Corsican, Lady McDonald, Pathfinder, Maumee Valley, Huron, Snowdrop, Melvina.

Several vessels had to run in here today for shelter.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 11, 1877