The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Sep 1870

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p.2 Commerce & Marine - Ministry of Marine will soon have 26 lighthouses completed; grain shipments by Canadian route are still increasing; R.M. steamers still running rapids, except when the smoke interfered.

-Imports - 2,3,5,6.

-New Steam Barge Water Lily - for sale by auction, engines and boilers by Kingston Foundry, about 20 h.p., 96' long, apply to Fraser & George.

p.3 Fort Frederick - officially handed over to Canadian gov't.

-Travel - Spartan and Abyssinian filled with passengers.

-Police Court - Capt. Gaskin, of prop. Bruno, fined $5 for assaulting Maurice Beauchamp, a hand employed on vessel.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Sep 1870