The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Sep 1871

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p.2 A Visit to Kingston - editor of [Belleville Ontario] gives description of Kingston - nearly 30 vessels and steamers at anchor.

-The St. Lawrence Route - [Toronto Express]

-The Gale - schooners Olivia and J. Stevenson lost part of their deck-loads on way to Oswego.

-Imports - Sept. 1.

p.3 American schooner Old Sabbath is in port.

-Calvin & Breck's raft broke up in Lachine rapids.

-New Elevator - the main Parts made at Montreal for Mr. Auger's new elevator.

-Launch - of Kinghorn's new iron steamer Pierrepont.

-The Regatta - the Committee is progressing with arrangements.

-Suicide - sailor from sch. Oriental dies.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Sep 1871