The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Jun 1869

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p.2 The Lake Fisheries - American fishermen are committing depredations in Canadian waters; from South Bay Pt. to 9-Mile Pt. there are about 11 American sail fishing boats. [Kingston News] - no truth in it? [Whig]

-Our Marine Note Book - sch. Ontario rebuilt at South Bay; bark City of Buffalo ran aground at head of Heron's Island; sch. Reindeer ashore miles from Harrisville, Lake Huron.

-bark Robert Gaskin and British Lion are carrying wheat from Milwaukee to Kingston.

-ad for str. Pierrepont with new schedule for Kingston-Wolfe Island ferry.

-Lake Accident - The barque Sir E.W. Head, grain laden, from the Canal, arrived last evening, having on board the crew of the schooner Lady Moulton, which vessel she reports having run down and sunk the night previous off Long Point. We have no time for particulars.

-Imports - 31, June 1.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Jun 1869