The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Nov 1863

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p.3 K.C. & M. - The James Coleman - on Nicholson's Island but not gone to pieces. -Schooner Stranded - Wagenstein, 5 miles above Bath.

-The Steamer Passport- salvage delayed by storm.

-Vessels Passed Through the Welland Canal - Nov. 5.

-sch. Cuba ashore south east of Mackinaw Island, pulled off by prop Prairie State

-sch. Nicholas; ashore on Thunder Bay Island, got off. [Buffalo Express]

-Collision - prop Vermont sunk after hitting prop Marquette off Long Point, Lake Erie. -brig Canopus ashore at St. Helena Island, Lake Michigan. [ibid]

-Launch - brig Lafayette Cook at Garden Island; Marion L. Breck to be launched, part of barque William Penn used in this vessel.

-Bark Torrento Sunk - 2 miles from shore, 15 miles from Port Stanley, 6 fathoms. [Detroit Advertiser]

-Ashore - sch. Crevola ashore at Port Bruce, near Port Stanley. [ibid]

-The Bark Shepard - still not rescued. [ibid]

-Dismasted - bark Indiana. [ibid]

-The Steamer Bowmanville - being repaired at N.Y., suspected of being blockade runner.

-Imports - 6.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Nov 1863