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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Nov 1869

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p.2 Wreck of Her Majesty - Full Particulars - eyewitness account of purser.

-Kingston Marine -

-The Effect of the Gale - Further Marine Disasters - tug H.A. Calvin has gone to aid of Annexation ashore on Amherst Island; Azov floated at Toronto; sch. Canada aground near Collins Bay; sch. Tranche Montagne lost headgear; sch. Volunteer came ashore at Port Ontario; schooners Two Brothers, Albatross and Florence damaged at Toronto; J.C. Hill, Anna O. Hanson and Quick Step are all high and dry at Port Rowan; bark Winona disabled at Port Ryerse; sch. Arrow ashore at Grass Pt., 15 miles north of Chicago; brig Concord of Detroit sunk 3 miles from shore off Port Bruce - Capt. Gaskin of prop. Bruno rescued 3 men off her mast head; the Thomas A. Scott wrecked in Straits of Mackinaw.

-The Steamers - Magnet and Kingston to winter here.

-Navigation - various harbors already frozen up.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Nov 1869