The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Apr 1873

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p.1 The Canal at Ottawa - improvements will delay opening.

p.2 The Welland Canal - Port Colborne April 29 - Down; Up.

-Cornwall - prop. Lake Michigan and str. Picton left for Valleyfield to await opening of Beauharnois Canal.

-The Jessie H. Breck - 142 x 26' 2" x 12', 400 tons carpenter measurement, 376 tons register, 19,000 bushels capacity.

-Imports - 28.

-Marine Notes - sch. White Oak was first arrival at Hamilton; tug Sarah Daly caught fire while crossing from Ogdensburg to Prescott, not much damage; old prop. Brantford rebuilt and named Calabria.

p.3 The Royal Mail Line - steamers Spartan and Corsican left for Prescott.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Apr 1873