The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 15 Aug 1864

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p.3 K.C. & M.

-Imports - 13.

-The Fogs - for 2 weeks on St. Lawrence and on Lakes.

-The Canada - This schooner which ran ashore on Tuesday evening last was got off yesterday afternoon. A steam pump was procured from Buffalo by the agent of the Etna Insurance Co., in which she was insured, and sent out by the steamer Pierrepont yesterday, and having been lightened of her deck load by scows, the steam pump soon had her off, and brought safely to the Marine Railway, where she is unloading the remainder of her cargo, preparatory to being hauled on the railway. Her injuries are not yet ascertained.

-Police Court - a captain of a bateau charged a hand with leaving before his month was up; the hand returned.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 15 Aug 1864