The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Nov 1861

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p.2 The Assizes - Capt. Hamilton of Great Western - no Bill found.

-Further Washing Away of the Island at Toronto - damaged by storm.

-From Lake Huron - schooners L.M. Mason and Nelson total losses at Presque Isle, Lake Huron; schooners Grey and Harrison are off; Union, Flying Cloud and Dardanelles probably will be floated. [Det. Tribune]

-brig Acadia ashore at Point au Pelee, sch. Condor sprung main-mast, sch. Ontonagon lost centre board. [Toledo Blade 29th]

-The Storm on Lake Ontario - sch. Emma of Hamilton a total wreck at Port Credit; steamer Colonist hit pier at Port Hope, Whitby, Passport, and Zimmerman delayed, 4 schooners ashore at Burlington beach; Champion also delayed.

-sch. Minnie from Milford picked up hoops on way to Oswego, probably from sch. Margaret.

-Effects of Storm at Hamilton - Fidelity of Hamilton damaged at wharf, Antelope of Oswego ditto; Lively of Port Dover, Maid of Sodus and R. Campbell of Chicago also ashore.

p.3 Imports - 5.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Nov 1861