The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Oct 1872

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p.2 V.P.T.W.C. - Oct. 4.

-Up the Bay of Quinte - Messrs. S. & J. Collier to build 2 new schooners of 15,000 bushels capacity at Roblin's Mills.

-Western Marine - Off - sch. Rush beached at Leamington, Lake Huron, towed to Detroit.

-Heard From - barge Emerald turned up safe on Lake Huron.

-Propeller Ashore - Equinox ashore at North Manitou Island, Lake Michigan.

-Off & In Port - sch. L. Van Valkenburg ashore in Pigeon Bay, now in Detroit; sch. Yankee Blade which was ashore on east side of Pt. au Pelee, now at Detroit. [Union]

-Schooner Maple Leaf Ashore - sch. Maple Leaf was found at Isle Royale, with damaged masts and rigging and no crew.

-To Forwarders - The prop. Mary Ward having been sold by private sale will not be offered at Public Auction.

p.3 For Sale - the reserve boat Champion of Royal Mail Line.

-Out of the Gale - sch. New Dominion of Toronto in gale on Lake Erie.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Oct 1872