The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Dec 1853

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p.27 lives lost by explosion of boiler on Independence.

-steamer Highlander, Capt. Perry, to run all winter on Lake Ontario if possible.

-The Closing of Navigation - Canada, Magnet, Bay of Quinte, Novelty and Rideau Canal boats laid up, American Line of Lake Steamers not coming to Kingston, John Counter on route to Cape, Highlander mentioned.

-Messrs. McPherson & Crane's Premises - said to be bought by Messrs. Brown and Harty.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Dec 1853