The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 Sep 1867

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p.2 Capt. R.J. Vandewater - a letter to editor says he commanded str. United States between Ogdensburg and Lewiston around 1830.

-Tug str. Highlander lost 2 barges of lumber on way to Oswego when the tow line parted.

-sch. Frank Powers went from Chicago to Buffalo in 3 days, 5 1/2 hours.

-Imports - 14.

p.3 Barge Burned - while loaded with lumber burned to water's edge at Dr. Barker's Pt., Pittsburg.

-The Regatta - to be held on 27th.

-The Travel On the Boats - R.M. steamers are loaded with travellers.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 Sep 1867