The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Sep 1864

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p.2 The Lake Erie Excitement - more on steamers Philo Parsons and Island Queen; the Queen drifted down to Chickanola reef, 60 miles south of Pt. Pelee. [Detroit Tribune and Free Press]

-A Perilous Voyage - a man paddled in 15' skiff from London to Chatham, had run rapids of St. Lawrence in same skiff. [Chatham Planet]

p.3 K.C. & M. - The New Steamer - new steamer to make trial trip tomorrow.

-Sail Boats Again - capsized near Garden Island.

-The American Boats - increased the number of guard soldiers.

-Imports - 23.

-The Boy Fitz - sentenced to 4 years in Penetang Reformatory for stealing money from wood scow.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Sep 1864