The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Aug 1862

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p.3 K.C. & M. - steamer Empress launched and resumes trips.

-Imports - 31.

-Norwegian brig Sleipner arriving at Chicago from Norway.

-Collision On The Lake - Schooner Sunk - George H. Foster collides with schooner Helen Kent which sinks. [Chicago Times]

-sch. Australia capsized below Pt. au Pelee.

-Struck By Lightning - sch. Lucy Orchard. [Oswego Times]

-schooner Morning Star damaged in gale.

-Sold - sunken schooner S.H. Lathrop, also schooner George Steele.

[Detroit Free Press]

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Aug 1862