The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Nov 1864

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p.2 City Council - discuss old boats near Tete du Pont Barracks; it is intended to fill them in for use as a wood yard; a comment by the Whig that they are a nuisance and breed fevers.

-The Supposed Lake Pirate - Georgiana seized at Port Sarnia.

-Sailor Drowned - off sch. Kate Robinson. [Oswego Times]

-The Georgian at Sarnia.

p.3 K.C. & M. - Wales tows City of Ottawa to Montreal for new boilers & engine.

-Schooner Carrier Dove Lost - The schooner Carrier Dove, owned in Kingston, and bound from Oswego to Kingston with 163 tons of coal, sprang a leak and foundered on Monday morning, about 12 miles off Long Point. She was abandoned by her crew, who took to the boats and were saved. The captain arrived in town yesterday and reported the loss. The Carrier Dove was not a very good boat, and was insured for $3,000. This is the second Kingston vessel wrecked within two weeks.

-The Grecian - delayed by storm.

-brig John Ray of Hamilton hit east pier at Oswego.

-The Georgian Hoax.

-Imports - 14,15.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Nov 1864