The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Aug 1870

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p.2 Lake Marine - Clearances from Toledo, Milwaukee and Chicago for Kingston.

-Imports - Aug. 1-3.

p.3 Ashore - On Tuesday night the schr. B. Everleigh, owned in Sacketts Harbor, and bound with over 10,000 bushels wheat from Toledo to Ogdensburg, went ashore on Pigeon Island near the Ducks, about 25 miles from port. She was 18" out of water. Her captain came down in a boat and reported the accident. Next morning the tug City of Hamilton went to the vessels assistance with a lighter, and it was expected would take her off easily. The vessel is insured in the Cleveland Mutual Insurance company.

On Wednesday night the B. Everleigh passed down under sail, having been taken off without injury.

-In Commission - the U.S. revenue cutter Chase has been lying out of commission at Ogdensburg, now to be stationed at Oswego.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Aug 1870