The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Aug 1864

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p.2 K.C. & M.

-Ashore - The schooner Canada, owned by Mr. Doyle of this city while on a passage from Hamilton to Kingston with a cargo of staves, run aground on a shoal near Snake Island last evening, where she stuck fast. A boat was sent to the city for help, and a tugboat went to her assistance, but owing to the heavy fog, she had to return. At last accounts she was still fast.

-a fleet of 40 vessels passed from Lake Michigan. [Det. Adv.]

-sch. J.R. Gibbs ashore at Point au Pelee, built at Vermilion in 1855, 170 tons burthen.

p.3 Imports - 10.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Aug 1864