The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 May 1868

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p.3 Marine Items - The prop. Magnet, Capt. Frank Patterson, which came into collision with the American steamer Bay State in the St. Lawrence, below Kingston, last fall, and which was rebuilt at Sorel in the winter, passed down on Wednesday on her return from Hamilton. She has a handsome appearance, classes A #1, and is one of the best boats on the lakes. She is provided with first-class accommodation for a limited number of passengers.

-prop. Granite State ashore 1 mile from piers at Oswego in fog; sch. Mediator sprang a leak in Welland Canal; sch. Mary Rankin ashore near Buffalo last fall now rebuilt.

-Port of Kingston - inwards, outwards - 7.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 May 1868