The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Nov 1863

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p.3 A Breeze - barge Mary Barton seized on Canadian warrant. [Sarnia Canadian]

p.3 K.C. & M. Launch of the Lafayette Cook - after considerable repairs; the new vessel, Marion L. Breck, will be launched from the same yard on Saturday afternoon, and will, like her colleague, at once go into winter quarters.

-Quick Passage - Laura E. Calvin from Port Dalhousie to Garden Island in 15 1/2 hours.

-Vessels Passed Through the Welland Canal - Nov. 3.

-A Total Wreck - sch. James Coleman ashore at Nicholson's Island, gone to pieces.

-sch. T.S. Mott struck pier and sank at Chicago.

-Steamers For Sale - Provincial tug steamers Queen Victoria and Napoleon III

-Sunk - sch. Peerless ran on pier at Burlington Canal and sank. [Ham. Times]

-sch. Mountaineer sank at Sandusky. [Buffalo Express]

-sch. Fred Hill, ashore at Rondeau, Lake Erie, got off and taken to Detroit. [ibid]

-Imports - 4.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Nov 1863