The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Dec 1872

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p.1 Salmon Trout Culture - The System of Artificial Breeding -mentions the help of Peter Kiel, fish warden of Wolfe Island. [Rochester Union]

p.2 V.P.T.W.C. - 30.

-Ran Back - sch. J.G. McGrath now to lie up.

-The York - The Hiram A. Calvin has arrived from the stranded steamer, which she could not get off owing to south winds. She will return to her aid when the wind changes, and get her off. The balance of the deck cargo was landed here by the Calvin.

-Accident - sch. Rainbow lost mainmast and fore-topmast in gale.

-Rush of Business - at St. Lawrence wharf.

-sch. Mountain ashore on Griffiths Island, Lake Huron.

-Ashore - sch. Sea Bird struck Carruthers's Shoal, received damage from her own anchor, and was run ashore between Garden & Wolfe Islands.

p.3 Imports - 28-30.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Dec 1872