The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Sep 1867

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p.2 Sad Accident - Nine Young People Drowned In Lake Ontario -when boat tipped over. [Rochester Democrat]

-The Magnet - The raised propeller Magnet was towed over from Garden Island toPortsmouth yesterday morning in safety by the tug steamer William. The Magnet was lashed between two barges. The sale of her cargo takes place this morning at the St. Lawrence Wharf instead of at Portsmouth. The Magnet will be brought back to the city on that account.

-The John Rae - tug Rescue trying to raise but weather is too stormy.

-A Gale - prop. Colonist and str. Ottawa storm-bound.

-Yacht Race - for Prince of Wales Cup, to Port Dalhousie and return. [Leader]

-Port of Kingston - inwards, outwards - 9,10.

-Change of Days - new schedule for str. Bruce, Capt. Maybee.

p.3 The Movement of Troops - on Grecian and Kingston.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Sep 1867