The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 31 Aug 1870

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p.2 Imports - 29,30.

p.3 Yacht Races - only 3 entered, John Power, Phantom and Humming Bird, won by John Power.

-Vessel Lost - The schooner E.B. Gannett, Capt. Warner, which left Oswego on Saturday night for Ogdensburg, with 40 tons water lime, sprung a leak when some 12 miles down the lake and sank in deep water. The crew got aboard of the yawl and came ashore at Nine Mile Point. The Gannett was owned at Sacketts' Harbor.

-Police Court - one sailor drunk, fined $2.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 31 Aug 1870