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

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p.2 The Michigan - prop. lies sunk near the Sisters in 9' water.

-The Regatta - yachtsmen want to hold 1st and 2nd class races on different days.

-Good News For Forwarders - largest fleet ever is on way.

-Still Harping - U.S. gov't engineers are mapping river near Brockville.

-Chartered For Kingston - at Chicago.

-the new prop. Scotia carried largest cargo ever taken through Welland Canal and averaged 10 m.p.h. from Montreal to Windsor.

-Imports - 13.

p.3 Sunk - the Michigan of N.T. Co. in river not far from Alexandria Bay.

-Returning - gunboat Rescue on Lake Erie heading for Kingston

-Vessel Ashore - sch. Marysburg of Picton at Pt. Pelee, built at South Bay in 1870, valued at $11,000.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Sep 1871