The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 Oct 1871

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p.2 Steamer Accident - Corsican ashore at Gull Lighthouse Shoal in fog; lightened and floated off; str. Magnet struck a boulder, unloaded, patched the leak and reloaded.

p.3 dense haze on the upper lakes has been disastrous to shipping; the "Detroit Free Press gives some fearful accounts of the suffering of seafaring men in that vicinity."

-The Schooner Olivia - picked up at Stoney Island passage and towed into Sacketts Harbor by Revenue Cutter Chase.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 Oct 1871