The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 Sep 1872

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p.1 V.P.T.W.C. - 14,16.

-Left For Kingston - from Toledo on 11,12.

p.2 Body Found - of sailor lost from sch. Pearl at Casey's Point.

-The Alleged Murder - inquest - man from Rideau Canal barge killed at Cataraqui Bridge on barge Maid of Erin.

-Kingston not to have Regatta.

-Imports - 13,14.

p.3 Artillery Practice - The vessel men complain of the danger to which they are subjected by the artillery practice from Fort Frederick. A couple of days ago the harbor tug Lady Franklin came near being struck by an exploding shell quite close to Garden Island. It made the tug men look sharp. The military must be more careful.

-harbor master has marked shoal off Carruthers wharf with a barrel.

p.4 Yachting On the Lakes - Toronto yacht beat American yachts.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 Sep 1872