The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Apr 1864

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p.2 The Steamer Osprey - owned by James Henderson & Co., of Montreal, carrying capacity 5000 barrels, 50 cabins and staterooms, new piano by J.C. Fox, more details.

p.3 K.C. & M. - Arrival of the Happy Jack.

-Buffalo Harbor - still much ice; Straits of Mackinaw not likely to open until May 1st.

-New Ferry Steamer For the Grand Trunk - called for tenders for ferry to take place of St. Clair between Point Edward and Fort Gratiot; to use engine of St. Clair . [Sarnia Observer]

-First Round Trip to Saginaw - str. Susan Ward, Capt. Strachan. [Det. Ad. 9th]

-Thunder Bay Harbor - to get piers and dredging. [Detroit Advertiser]

-Imports - 16.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Apr 1864