The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Apr 1870

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p.2 Canadian Navigation Company - the new steamer to replace Grecian is to be built on composite plan, already proven by success of prop. Acadia; Passport planked to waterline.

-Kingston Marine - sch. Wave Crest repaired at Marine Railway; sch. Cape Horn launched at Marine Railway after caulking; rigging, sails and spars of wrecked sch. Monteagle sent to Buffalo.

-The prop. Magnet, Capt. Frank Patterson, left for Hamilton Monday night on her first trip. We wish Capt. Frank a prosperous season with his tidy little craft.

-ad - Canadian Navigation Co. - str. Kingston, Capt. P. Farrell, for Toronto and Hamilton.

p.3 Napanee Battery of Artillery - have returned home; gunboat Rescue tied up.

-Red River Boats - are they fit for purpose intended?

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Apr 1870