The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Nov 1853

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p.2 Wrecks on Lake Huron - Philo Schofield ashore at fishing islands and a total wreck; vessel owned at Kincardine wrecked on pier at Goderich.

-Marine - schooner Aetna wrecked on pier with cargo of lumber from Port Dover; schooner Austria ashore above Dunkirk light, another wreck in Georgian Bay at Hen & Chickens Harbor.

-Breaking Up of a Raft in the Georgian Bay with 19 Men on It - leaving mouth of Nottawasaga Bay for Collingwood.

-work to be done at St. Anne's Locks on Ottawa River.

-Lake Huron steamer Kaloolah not heard of for 10 days.

-Kingston and Cape Vincent Mail Line of Steamers - Champion and Mayflower hauled off; Highlander continues.

-Mail Line of Steamers - Maple Leaf and Passport laid up.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Nov 1853