The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Oct 1871

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p.2 Friel vs the Montreal and Ottawa Forwarding Co. - over collision between Kitty Friel and City of Ottawa on Rideau Canal last summer, put off till the next court.

-Yachting - Gorilla and Ina to race at Cobourg; the Ina is owned by 7 men in Toronto.

-Welland Canal - statistics on number of vessels through the canal for the years 1866 to 1871.

-Imports - 30.

p.3 The Grain Fleet - still coming, over 40 vessels at anchor and 20 at docks.

-sch. Gladstone being used as a lighter to free barge Robin on Fraser Shoal below Gallops rapids.

-Chartered For Kingston - at Chicago.

-sch. St. Andrews damaged sails on Lake Erie during gale.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Oct 1871