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

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p.2 Imports - 19,21, 22.

-The Harbor - Nov 21 - prop. Georgian stuck on shoal near Shoal Tower, got off

- The wreck of the old and well remembered steamer Henry Gildersleeve sunk many years ago on the south side of Garden Island, has been raised by Messrs. Calvin & Breck, and the engines and boilers taken out and deposited at the Marine Railway.

- many vessels laying up, Passport and Kingston will winter here.

- Nov 22 - The steamer Kingston has arrived here and laid up with the Passport, below the Burnett House Block.

-Disabled - the prop. America broke her machinery in the River.

-Sprung A Leak - sch. Rainbow sprang a leak near the Ducks, now on ways for repairs.

p.3 Police Court - 2 sailors drunk, were let off.

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