The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Mar 1865

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p.3 Opening of Navigation - Kingston's harbor has frozen again; also reports from various other ports around lake.

-Steamer Banshee - sold on Friday to a party of Americans, to be taken to N.Y.

-A Refuge for Vessels on Lake Erie - near Long Point Cut. [Det. Free Press]

-Loss of Lake Craft in 1864 - 58 vessels passed out of existence or became total wrecks; 133 lives lost. [Detroit paper]

-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 Mar 1865