The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Aug 1870

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p.2 Schooner Ashore - Ferguson leaking, ashore near Cove Island, on leaving Byng Inlet.

-Fisheries - inspector of Marine & Fisheries charged 8 parties with throwing refuse of milk into river at Napanee.

p.3 Ashore - barque S.D. Woodruff, bound to Clayton, ashore at head of St. Johns Island, pulled off by tug Lady Franklin.

-Man Drowned - seaman knocked overboard by main boom on sch. Active, near Simcoe & Garden Island

-The Smoke & the Steamers - strs. Indian, Brantford, and St. Helen delayed by smoke. "The steamer Kingston arrived from Charlotte at ten o'clock on Sunday morning, six hours late, having spent part of the time in a vain attempt to find Oswego Harbor, which was completely obscured."

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Aug 1870