The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 Apr 1873

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p.2 Welland Canal - Port Colborne, April 28 - Up; Down.

-Cornwall - prop. Lake Michigan left for Montreal.

-City Council - wharf extension by-law passed.

-ad for Vermont Central Steamers - Northern Transportation Co. -2 daily lines between Ogdensburg and Chicago, with schedule -running 21 steamers.

p.3 Life Boats - There seems to be a tendency to discourage the use of life-boats on board steamers engaged in the passenger trade, the argument against them being that in 9 cases out of 10 they are rarely brought into practical service.

-The Harbor - Enterprize, America and Picton arrived.

-The Northern Transportation Company - 2 steamers pass Cape Vincent daily.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 Apr 1873