The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 Apr 1860

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p.2 We learn that the powerful tug Page has just brought in, safely, the brig Mariner, from her perilous position near Long Point, where she went ashore. This tug has two good pumps, with all the needful outfit to administer relief to vessels in distress, and she is ready for service at a moments notice. [Oswego Times]

-The Straits of Mackinaw Clear of Ice - steamer Forest Queen arrives.

[Detroit Advertiser]

-Schr. J.P. Kirtland - tug Oswego will try to get her off North Manitou. [Detroit Tribune 8th]

-Schooner May Queen on Tawas Beach since last November, going to pieces. [ibid]

-From Goderich - steamer Islander arrived at Port Huron from Goderich; Kaloolah detained by ice. [Detroit Tribune]

-Dullness of Freights - schooner Crevola cleared from Chicago with cargo of wood.

-Imports - 10,11.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 Apr 1860