The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Dec 1855

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p.2 The Ontario & St. Lawrence Steamboat Co. - year-end wrap up. [Sentinel]

-Marine Intelligence - Oswego Nov. 26 - schooner Illinois from Buffalo to Detroit ashore near Grand River.

-schooner Emblem ashore near Oakville.

-schooner Charles Crooks ashore near Colburn, Lake Erie.

-schooner Conquest ashore near Morpeth, Lake Erie, got off.

-schooner Comely damaged and laid up at Port Robinson.

-schooner Catherine dismasted and put back.

-barque Canada 3 days 18 hours from Chicago to Buffalo.

-barque Great West leaves Detroit with largest cargo.

-assistance sent to Moira at head of Amherst Island.

-Oswego, Nov. 27 - barque Nucleus leaking on Lake Michigan.

-Roscius unheard of for 10 days, bound for Chicago.

-schooner Lodi on bar at mouth of Grand River, Lake Michigan on 21st, a total loss.

-Steam Outdone - Bark Malta - from Toledo to Welland Canal in 20 hours, 14 hours from Port Dalhousie to Kingston; belongs to St. Catherines, built by L. Shickaluna, commanded by Capt. Carradice.

- Imports - 28.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Dec 1855