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

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p.2 The New Ship - The dimensions of Mr. Berry's new ship Braunstone, launched on Saturday, are, length 170 feet, breadth of beam 35 feet six inches, depth of hold 22 feet 2 inches, 1,011 tons measurement. She will be ship rigged, and is, of course, intended for ocean service. She has now her standing rigging complete and will be fully rigged for service before the spring opens. Two other large vessels are building in the yard, one far advanced and the other with the keel laid.

-ad for Kingston and Cape Vincent Ferry - Pierrepont, Capt. Hinckley, master, with new schedule.

p.3 K.C. & M.

-Lost - sch. Christina, owned in Kingston, reported lost but doubtful.

-Sail Boat Accident - near St. John's Island, 1 man almost lost.

-Horses - shipped by Bay of Quinte and Pierrepont for Cape Vincent, for U.S. Army.

-Imports - 8.

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