The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Oct 1872

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p.1 a raft of telegraph poles broke loose on Lake Ontario, while being towed from Port Hope to Charlotte by str. Norseman.

p.2 V.P.T.W.C. - 26.

-Prop. Bruno Sunk - Her Cargo of Flour A Loss - struck in Galops rapids and sunk on bar at head of Williamsburg canal in 9' water.

-The Canal - steamers which were delayed are now passing up.

p.3 The Bruno - a tug steamer and lighter to leave Garden Island to assist.

-Police Court, Monday - one man charged with stabbing another on str. Bruno, remanded.

-boiler of tug P.P. Pratt exploded at Oswego while lying at dock, crew were at supper at hotel.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Oct 1872