The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 Aug 1871

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p.2 The Yacht Race - Unfortunate Mishap and a Good Race Spoiled.

-Carmen's Race - cabmen are having rowing matches in harbor.

-20,000 bushels of wheat damaged by sinking of barges D and Clyde at Lachine.

-Imports - 17, 18.

p.3 the Canadian Illustrated News, dated Aug. 19th, has a number of views of Goderich, among them one of tug Wales, sold in Kingston last year.

-the Canadian sch. W.W. Grant received 13 1/2¢ per bushel freight from Chicago to Kingston.

-Hauled Out - sch. Pandora repaired and launched; prop. East hauled out at Marine Railway for new wheel.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 Aug 1871