The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Dec 1871

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p.2 Imports - 7.

p.3 Sheep Export - str. Watertown took 400 sheep to Cape Vincent.

-Marine - vessels laid up at Wolfe Island: British Lion, R. Gaskin, Agnes, Aigle-de-Mer, and Marina.

-Ashore - Elvina at Point Peninsula, near Sacketts Harbor; the sch. Irene has gone from Cape Vincent to lighten her.

-Casualty - a hawser broke while Watertown was attempting to free sch. Monticello, ashore in American channel, and a women in cabin was hurt.

-Ashore - sch. Elvina at Pt. Peninsula; tug Jessie Hall has gone to help.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Dec 1871