The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 May 1863

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p.2 The Mills at Kingston Mills - sale postponed, nobody wanted to buy running gear of sawmill.

-ad for steamer Empress, Capt. A. Dunlop, Master.

p.3 K.C. & M. - tug Hercules arrives at Garden Island with raft from Hamilton.

-Vessels Passed Through the Welland Canal - April 29.

-Schooner Advance Off - ashore above Genessee River, got off and towed in by tug J.H. Bloore. [Oswego Times]

-From Belle Ewart to Orillia - str. Emily May commences trips.

-Canal Tolls - will hurt business.

-steamer Philo Parsons broke down. [Detroit Free Press 25th]

-sch. Shook lost anchor at Peach Island, Lake St. Clair. [ibid]

-schooners O.V. Brainard and Dumbarton and str. Bay State damaged at Rochester. [Rochester Adv.]

-freight rates are low. [Globe]

-Imports - May 1.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 May 1863