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

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p.2 What Are Our Merchants About - they are letting Napanee get more business by paying more for grain.

-The Steamer City of Ottawa - to go on Montreal-Cornwall route.

-Propeller Sunk - The propeller Dominion which left Kingston yesterday morning for Montreal, sprung a leak shortly after her arrival at Taylor's Wharf, Gananoque, and sunk despite the best efforts of the crew at the pump. The cause of the leak is unknown. The vessel was laden with a cargo of sugar and salt, which was insured.

-Imports - 21.

p.3 Marine Notes - the sch. Marco Polo sank at wharf at Belleville, pumped out by fire engine; schooners Howard and New Dominion collided near Charlotte on Monday and the Dominion sank; both owned by David Matthews of Napanee.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Sep 1870