The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 Dec 1855

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p.2 Shipwreck & Loss of Life at Long Point Cut - schooner Helliwell; captain and mate of Lowland Lass drowned. [Buffalo Commercial ]

-The Weather and the Navigation - harbor open; steamer Europa was on railway at Ogdensburgh to get strengthened and left for Hamilton;...The steamer Boston will be the last boat of the season, being advertised for Tuesday 18th inst. The Boston is now on the Kingston Marine Railway, false sides being now put on her in order to steady her. This fine Steamer lately the property of the Ogdensburgh Railroad Co., has recently been boughtby Mr. M.W. Brown and other Hamilton gentlemen, and is now permanently Canadian property. The repairs she is now undergoing will make her as fine a Freight Steamer as any on the lake. Mr. M.W. Brown is now in Kingston superintending the repairs. The Boston will be off the railway on Tuesday and go up the same night if the weather prove fair.

-Imports - 9-12.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 Dec 1855