The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Nov 1872

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p.1 Rathbun & Son sold a new barge Tobias Butler to a Toronto man for $16,000.

p.2 V.P.T.W.C. - 23.

-Toronto - vessel supposed to be Jennie Jones sunk at Gibraltar Point.

-Death of Col. Drummond - at residence in Portsmouth; he first commanded a steamer for Messrs. Macpherson & Crane.

-A Gale - harbor at South Bay filled with boats seeking shelter.

-Paying Off - Rideau Canal forwarding firms are laying up barges.

p.3 Ashore - sch. Portland on Tibbits Point near Ogdensburg.

-Ice In the Canals - forming in St. Lawrence canals.

-Another Kingston Sailor Drowned - lost from sch. Pilgrim on Lake Michigan.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Nov 1872