The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 26 Nov 1869

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p.2 Kingston Marine - tug Hercules has gone to help sch. George Thurston.

-Abandoned - the str. H.A. Calvin returned on Wednesday morning from the scene of the wreck of the sch. Monteagle, and reports her beyond aid. The steamer dismasted her, and brought down the salvage.

-The R.M. Line - Kingston is the last one running.

-Got Off - Jessie Drummond lightered off Pigeon Island.

-Singular - one insurance firm took risks within 2 months on 8 or 9 vessels bound for upper lakes; only 1 has so far escaped disaster.

-The Rochester - only got as far as Mill Point because of ice.

-Welland Canal - still open; tugs are breaking ice.

-Imports - 25.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 26 Nov 1869