The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 15 Mar 1861

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p.2 Quarter Sessions and County Court - Brock vs Hinckley - Captain of steamer Pierrepont arranged to tow scow loaded with iron from schooner J.G. Morley, aground on North Shore of Bay of Quinte and the scow sunk.

p.3 Loss on the Lakes - dollar value of steamers, vessels and cargoes lost during 1860.

-53 vessels being constructed in Buffalo. [Buffalo Advertiser]

-Proposed Line of Propellers - between Quebec and Hamilton, by Mr. Wilson.

-Wanted to Charter - 6 vessels to carry staves from Hamilton to Kingston. Apply to Joseph Doyle.

-Welland Canal to try steam tugs instead of horses.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 15 Mar 1861