The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 May 1870

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p.2 The Chicora - a brief history.

-The Stoppage of the Chicora [Globe].

-Marine News - new barge Dove arrives.

-For Liverpool - barque Wirralite, with petroleum.

-Large Tows - tug William left with 3 vessels and 7 barges; the tug H.A. Calvin left with 2 barges and 2 vessels; another steamer left with 5 barges and 3 vessels.

-The Harbor - full of grain vessels from Chicago.

-The Gunboat Rescue - photographed at Prescott, appears in latest issue of Canadian Illustrated News.

-Lake Freights - at Chicago, Milwaukee.

-V.P.T.W.C. - 13.

-Imports - 14.

p.3 Boat Races - to take place on Queen's Birthday.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 May 1870