The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 May 1872

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p.2 Maitland - a deck hand on prop. St. Lawrence fell overboard and drowned.

-Garden Island - arrivals; government tug City of Hamilton left with Calvin & Breck's 2nd raft of timber and staves.

-Lake Freights - at Milwaukee and Chicago are steady.

-V.P.T.W.C. - 11.

-Imports - 13.

-Notice - charts of the lakes for sale at City Bookstore.

p.3 harbor is at last clear of ice.

-Off Again - sch. H. Rooney of Calvin & Breck's, ashore last fall near Fairport, Lake Erie, now towed into Cleveland for repairs.

-Captain Drowned - Capt. John Reed of John Breden drowned at Buffalo. [Buffalo Advertiser 9th]

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 May 1872