The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Jul 1865

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p.2 The Fourth of July at Watertown - Kingston firemen delayed on trip home by steamer getting stuck in Wolfe Island canal.

-Marine Items - arrivals and departures.

The Kingston - This steamer is in drydock in Montreal, and the repairs are going on as fast as possible. There is but slight damage to the hull or machinery, and the principal loss will be the loss of the furniture, etc., in the saloon. It is expected that she will be able to resume her trips in a little over two weeks.

-The Propeller Accident - the prop. Enterprize, (not Perseverance), towed up from Prescott - lost screw.

-Races At the Cape - for open boats, won by Mr. Herchmer's yacht Rough, built by Mr. LaChapelle of Barriefield.

-Coburg Harbor - is busy; 8-10 vessels arriving daily. [Coburg Sentinel]

p.3 Vessels Passed Through Welland Canal - July 4.

-Imports - 5.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Jul 1865