The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Apr 1871

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p.2 The Sault Ste. Marie Canal - Canal Committee recommend that $550,000

be used to build canal on Canadian side of the Sault.

-Imports - 5.

p.3 Open - Navigation on Lake Michigan.

-sch. A.W. Luckey damaged in gale off Oswego.

-The Harbor - sch. Richardson sprang a leak and had to be hauled out.

-Grain - first grain fleet expected in 10 days; Straits are open.

-Garden Island - all their fleet has left, first arrivals were bark Gibraltar and sch. Ontario.

-For Belleville - str. Rochester had boilers and machinery overhauled, a new deck laid down forward, and repainted.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Apr 1871