The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Aug 1869

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p.2 V.P.T.W.C. - 9.

-Imports - 10.

-Kingston Marine -

-Important Admiralty Decision - re collision between sch. A. Baensch ? sunk by prop. Dean Richmond near Chicago.

-Three-Masted Vessels - several bark-rigged vessels have adopted rig of 3 masted schooners - this makes them better adapted to our waters, more especially when sailing close-hauled or by the wind, and more easily manageable in bad weather. [Buffalo Courier]

p.3 Emigrants - 250 Norwegians pass up in str. Passport.

-A Test Case - on refusal to pay toll on scow load of wood.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Aug 1869