The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Jul 1863

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p.3 K.C. & M. - small sloop capsized near Brothers Islands.

-Aground - str. Ontario aground in Bateau Channel, pulled off by 3 of Calvin & Breck's tugs.

-The Grain Trade - transhipment at Kingston is flat right now.

-Pleasure Travel - very busy on steamers. [Globe]

-The Gale - sch. Raleigh had foremast sprung and centreboard gone after colliding with schs. Mary Ann Rankin and Comely. [Cleveland Herald]

-Imports - 27.

-Wreck On Lake Erie - barque Lafayette Cook wrecked at Nanticoke, storm caused timber to roll in hold which stove the sides out; it then keeled over in 15 fathoms water. [Norfolk Reformer]

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Jul 1863