The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 3 Jan 1863


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p.2 Death of a Well-Known Steamboat Captain - Capt. George E. Willoughby, formerly of the Lakes, as master of some of our most prominent steamers, died at Quebec on the 15th ult., in his 42nd year. Capt. W. very ably commanded the Emerald, London, Canada, Ocean, Atlantic, May Flower and Plymouth Rock on Lake Erie, and latterly the steamer Canada on Lake Ontario. As a commander of steam craft, he was, it may be safely said, one of the most popular of his day. He was well known among marine men, and his loss will be deeply regretted.

p.3 Imports - 2.


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Newspaper
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Date of Publication:
3 Jan 1863
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KN.9445
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 3 Jan 1863