The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 May 1860

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Collision - schooner Revolving Light and schooner C.N. Johnson collide below Port Huron. [Detroit Tribune 21st]

Capt. S.C. Keeler, of the tug Reindeer, states that while engaged with his tug in company with the tug Oswego and two scows, a few days since, in raising the schooner R.B. Hubbard, which had capsized - the vessel had reached nearly an upright position and the task was nearly accomplished when the steamer North Star inadvertently passed passed so near them that the vessel and both scows narrowly escaped going to the bottom, by the rough swell which was created. [Detroit Advertiser]

From Toledo to Boston - sch. G.W. Holt. [Toledo Blade]

Bayfield Harbor - dredging has started. [Detroit Tribune]

The Dangers of the Canal - horses drowning in deepened canal. [Syracuse Journal]

prop. Young America damaged in Allanburg Lock. [St. Catherines Journal]

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 May 1860