The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 May 1868

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p.2 Marine Items - new sch. Pearl built at Battersea for D. Eccles, Wolfe Island, fitted out by Falconer.

-V.P.T.W.C. - 22.

-Port of Kingston - inwards, outwards 23.

-Imports - 22,23.

p.3 Drowned - hand on City of Ottawa drowned while in locks at Smiths Falls.

-The Heron - left for Toronto; Hercules is back working for Calvin & Breck.

-brother of Capt. Perry of Algoma was left on island on Lake Superior to watch lighthouse in fall, with insufficient supplies; he left St. Ignace in an open boat for Fort William; body found at Thunder Bay.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 May 1868