The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Aug 1869

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p.2 Kingston Marine - sch. Peerless repaired and launched at Marine Railway; barque Arabia at Milwaukee in leaking condition; sch. Contest which went ashore 2 years ago at Point au Pelee Island to be got off.

-Vessel Lost - sch. Laura E. Calvin sunk in 60 fathoms 10 miles off Braddock's Point in direction of Charlotte, owned by Messrs. Dawson of Wolfe Island.

-Accident at Gananoque - man knocked overboard by boom on scow Gull and he was drowned.

-The Canal Break - repairs continue.

-Imports - 6.

-V.P.T.W.C. - 5.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Aug 1869