The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Oct 1868

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p.2 Saved From Drowning - woman and child saved at Ameliasburgh ferry wharf by Capt. Bogart and Capt. Thomas N. Jenkinson, of scow Bay Ranger. [Belleville Intelligencer]

-A Marine Law - needed to enable masters to have some control over their men. [Montreal News] with additional comments by [Whig]; vessels should be liable for their debts.

-Marine Items - nothing has yet been heard of sch. Persian on Lake Huron; tug Arrow ashore on rocks and sunk above Presque Isle, Lake Huron; a brig is on rocks called Whales Back; scow A. Lincoln missing on trip from Alpena to Cleveland; sch. Contest ashore at Point au Pelee; sch. Augusta ashore at Point Detour, Lake Michigan.

-Imports - 2,3.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Oct 1868