The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Nov 1872

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

-The John Rae - ashore on Timber Island.

-The Prince Alfred - the Dominion Gunboat arrived at Chatham from Goderich.

-A Sad Loss - vessel supposed to have sunk about 6 miles south east Nicholson's Island.

-The Bay Route - Rochester replaced by Maud.

-The New China - Messrs. Power & Son, of the Marine Railway, are at work on this new propeller. The boiler and engine are to be built at Messrs. David & Doran's Kingston Foundry, and will cost over $14,000.

p.3 To The Rescue - H.A. Calvin and Annie Falconer gone to help str. York.

-The Harbor - Spartan in winter quarters ; sch. Wm. Home still aground.

-Vessel Off - sch. Prince Alfred arrived at Detroit.

Came Home to Lay Up. - sch. M.L. Breck leaking.

-Imports - 23,25.

-A Sturdy Craft - sch. Drayton, owned in Kingston, made a trip to Charlotte and back during gales; sch. Centurion is loading barley at Gananoque.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Nov 1872