The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Jun 1871

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p.2 Silver Mines on Lake Superior - Chicora brought down silver ore from Silver Island, Thunder Bay.

-R.C.Y.C. to have races on July 15th.

p.3 The Steamers - arrivals and departures.

-The Tug Mixer - launched from Marine Railway after repairs.

-gale on lake for 3 days; str. Rochester collected part of a raft that had broke loose.

-The Moonlight Excursion - first of season on Watertown.

-The Steamer Norfolk - had a general overhaul and guards widened at Marine Railway, will run to Clayton and Gananoque.

-The Rideau Steamers - Louise again resumed her trips but again her machinery became deranged; the last trip was performed by Champlain from Kingston to Ottawa in 15 hours.(sic)

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Jun 1871