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

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p.2 Grain Going Via Montreal - Buffalo grain trade is decreasing; Oswego's and Montreal's are up. [Free Press]

-The Prince's Tour - The River - made trip through rapids in Magnet, picked up an Indian pilot brought out in 2 canoes with 24 men in each.

-Kingston Marine -

-Disasters - prop. Equator ashore on Racine North Point; sch. Sea Gull wrecked by hitting pier at Grand Haven; scow Ferris broke up at Muskegon; scow D.K. Hoit ? a total loss; sch. Nightingale a total loss on Spectacle Reef.

-Imports - 9.

p.3 Police - a man was arrested for stealing from sch. Emery; a sailor was charged with stealing from another sailor.

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