The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Oct 1864

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p.3 K.C. & M.

-The Watertown - replaces Pierrepont on Cape Vincent route, the Pierrepont is on Marine Railway for repairs, the Gazelle will continue on same route until end of navigation.

-The Sunken Vessel - The schooner Rapid has been raised by aid of the barrels filled with air, so that the water is but a foot over her railings. A chain was passed under her yesterday, and she was hitched between the brig Liverpool and the schooner Minerva Cook, and towed to Garden Island by the steamer William, where she will be ran on a shoal and pumped out by Calvin and Breck's steam pump, after which she will be hauled on the marine railway. A great many expedients have been tried, but all so far have failed.

-The Etowah - departed in tow of tug str. America, for Liverpool.

-Vessels In Port - a list of 9 names.

-Blown Up - an unknown propeller in Chicago harbor.

-Port Stanley Marine News - Oct. 24.

-Imports - 25.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Oct 1864