The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 15 Nov 1854

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p.2 Brighton, Nov. 10 - five vessels ashore near Presqu'ile Harbor - the Edith of Hamilton sunk with deck 2' under water; the Forest Queen of Hamilton has rudder and stern post gone; the William & John is aground; the Paragon of Toronto is aground; the Sarah Francis of St. Catherines has lost rudder and foremast; need for Murray Canal.

-A Schooner Lost - the schooner Jane Wood, owned by Forward and Smith of Oswego is ashore at the Highlands, 14 miles below Toronto.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 15 Nov 1854