The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 19 Aug 1871

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p.2 The Yacht Race - 3rd in series between Truant and John Powers.

-Imports - 19.

p.3 Overboard - schooners Aigle de Mer and John A. Macdonald lost part of deckloads coming from Toronto to Oswego.

-Missing - the woman cook from sch. Wild Rover.

-Vessel Aground - sch. Orkney Lass on shoal near Shoal Tower, tugs William and Mixer couldn't move her.

-Theft of Rope - missing from sch. Garibaldi, found on sch. Three Friends.

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

-smoke on lake and river is delaying steamboats.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 19 Aug 1871