The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 May 1870

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p.2 Kingston Marine - new barge Alfred belonging to Messrs. Anglin arrived from Rideau Canal.

-Imports - 2.

-Vessels Passed Through the Welland Canal - a list of vessels passing through canal on May 2. (henceforth V.P.T.W.C.)

p.3 New Steamer - prop. Lewis Shickluna arrives at Kingston; description.

-A Large Fleet - 40 downward bound and 60 upward bound - worry about a break occurring in canal.

-The Grain Trade - a large fleet headed for Kingston; ice blockade in St. Clair is causing backup.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 May 1870