The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Dec 1871

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p.2 Shipping News - the barque British Lion fouled the sch. Alexandria and lost her jibboom and bowsprit; sch. Shickluna left in tow of tug Joe Mac for Ogdensburg; sch. Mail to be launched at shipyard and replaced with Orkney Lass; yacht Gorilla to be lengthened at bow and will get new cabin, etc.; sch. Annie Falconer to winter at Carruthers Point; prop. Brantford to go on ways at Portsmouth during winter; some barges and tugs are frozen in down the river.

-The New Elevator - for M.T. company equal to 6000 bushels per hour; the old elevator to be improved during winter.

-prop. Bruno seized by Government for damage to lock gate last August.

-Imports - 4.

-Close of Navigation - list of vessels laid up at St. Catharines, Port Dalhousie and Garden Island.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Dec 1871