The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Aug 1872

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p.2 V.P.T.W.C. - 21.

-The Canal Open - vessels commenced locking last night.

-A Romantic Yachting Incident - letter to editor telling how lady used newspaper from bustle to light to prevent mail steamer from hitting yacht at night.

-Marine - wreck of Canadian prop. Robertson is at Detroit; ten first class tugs are towing rafts from Lake Huron east; 11 tugs are employed at Toledo; sch. Jennie Mullen ashore on Papoose Island, Georgian Bay, got off using anchor.

p.3 New Boat - Capt. Crandell's new steam yacht Vanderbilt left for Port Perry; has engine from Kingston Foundry. [Lindsay Warder]

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Aug 1872