The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Jun 1873

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p.2 V.P.T.W.C. - 6.

-Steamer - Capt. Porte has sold Norfolk to Owen & Soby for $8,000; it will remain on same route.

-The Fire At Garden Island - prop. Georgian brought steam pump belonging to Calvin & Breck which had been used to get her off shoal; then fire started in capstan house on east end of island, also burned bakery, boiler shop and pump shed; helped by pumps of steamers Pierrepont and Watertown; "There is no insurance, it being against Messrs. Calvin & Breck's rule."

-Imports - 6.

p.3 Passed - Osprey, Corinthian, Indian, Georgian, Picton, and Passport.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Jun 1873