The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Apr 1861

Full Text

p.2 Lake Erie is open for navigation.

The Great Storm - schooner Coquette, Capt. Chisholm, out in severe storm, reaches Oswego; new schooner Dundonald also out in storm.

Schooner Cape Horn Off - Quick Work - salvaged from Point Peninsula by tug Page; barque Republic arrives.

The Ice - none in Lake Erie. [Erie Observer]

Ice in Green Bay - nearly all gone. [Green Bay Advocate]

Navigation Opened - sch. Queen City leaves. [Ogdensburgh Journal 2nd]

Iago launched over piers; Sacramento will be too (beached in storm last fall). [St. Catherines Journal]

Media Type:
Item Type:
Date of Publication:
6 Apr 1861
Local identifier:
Language of Item:
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
Creative Commons licence:
pd [more details]
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
WWW address
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit

My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Apr 1861