The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Western Herald (Sandwich, ON), Thursday, October 14, 1841

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The schooner YARMOUTH, of Port Stanley, with a cargo of 1300 bushels of wheat, was wrecked near Port Colborne on the 26th September -- cargo all lost, crew saved. - Niagara Chronicle.


A few days ago the splendid steamer HIGHLANDER made a trial trip up the Long Sault rapids, reaching with the greatest ease the foot of what is called the Big Chute, then turned round, went down 'The Gut,' and made the tour of the island in from of the town -- a thing unparalleled in the history of steam navigation. -- Cornwall Observer.

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William R. McNeil
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Western Herald (Sandwich, ON), Thursday, October 14, 1841