The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 May 1864

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p.3 K.C. & M. - The R.M. steamer Kingston, Capt. Howard, arrived this afternoon at the St. Lawrence Wharf from Montreal on her way to Hamilton. She had on board a detachment of Major Penn's Battery of Royal Artillery, consisting of 42 men, rank and file, and 35 horses, besides 2 guns, and four Ammunition Waggons.

-Lumber From the Severn River - barque J.P. Mack and sch. E.P. Ryerse to go for lumber. [Detroit Advertiser]

-Collision - sch. Belle Sheridan while under tow collides with schooner Maple Leaf at anchor. [Detroit Adv.]

-captain of schooner Delos de Wolf knocked overboard and drowned. [Oswego Times]

-A Tremendous Load - prop City of Buffalo - tonnage 1742 tons Custom House measure. [Milwaukee Wisconsin 5th]

-Sunk In the Straits - prop Buffalo collides and sinks in 11 fathoms. [Buffalo Advertiser]

-Ashore - prop Mohawk 4 miles above Dunkirk. [ibid]

-Ashore - sch. Paragon at Southhampton. [Oswego Times]

-The Brig Amazon Ashore and a Total Loss - near St. Clair River on Canadian side. [Detroit Free Press 11th]

-Imports - 14,17.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 May 1864