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

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p.2 The Lake Erie Steamboat Capture - a man arrested thought to be leader. [Leader 21st]

-The Propeller Georgian - left for Collingwood; prop. Kenosha's burnt hull pumped out to secure engine and boiler.

p.3 K.C. & M. - the steamer George Moffatt received heavy damage by a collision with some rocks on her passage up. A part of her wheelhouse was smashed and some of her deck ripped up which was however mended.

-A Gale - forces return of 7 (named) vessels for shelter.

-Marine Disaster - sch. Sardinia struck east pier at Oswego.

-Doings Around The Lake - some vessels laid up at Hamilton.

-Marine Disasters - barque B.A. Stannard ashore at Pt. Betsey, Lake Michigan; sch. Japan lost sails, sch. C.G. Alyord ashore on Canadian side of Lake Huron, sch. Fortunate of Detroit ashore 30 miles above Pigeon Islands.

-Another Marine Disaster - sch. Fortune ashore 100 miles north of Goderich. [Buffalo Express]

-From the North Shore of Lake Erie - sch. Homeward Bound lost both anchors, brig. Bay City and brig Isabella and brig. Paragon driven into Port Burwell. [Detroit Advertiser]

-bark Jane Bell and sch. Maple Leaf towed into harbor. [Mil. Sentinel 14th]

-Imports - 21,22.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Nov 1864