The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Apr 1871

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p.2 Marine Accident - A Tug Capsized - 6 Lives Lost - tug S.R. Watson was towing sch. Summer from river at Chicago.

-Narrow Escape of Two Steamers - the Canadian Express steamers Athenian and Abyssinian tied up at mouth of Genessee River near marsh when it was set on fire. [Oswego Advertiser]

p.3 Garden Island - a list of arrivals and departures.

-On the Lakes For Kingston - a list of vessels and cargoes.

-The Steamers - Passport to be the first passenger str. for Toronto and Hamilton, followed by Kingston.

-Marine - arrivals; the prop. St. Lawrence was launched from the shipyard at Portsmouth after extensive repairs.

-Cape Vincent - a big business in shipping ore up the lake.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Apr 1871