The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Aug 1873

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p.2 V.P.T.W.C. - 31.

-Marine - str. Alexandra to appear on Bay about Sept. 1st.

-Long Trips - light winds cause long trips to upper lakes. [Milwaukee Wisconsin]

-The Henry Folger - a new vessel built at Clayton by Folger & Rees, will carry 20,584 bushels on 10 foot draught of water.

-Photographs - Sheldon & Davis took picture of str. Rochester, as she laid at Wolfe Island wharf, with pic-nicers on board.

-Imports - 29,31.

p.3 Reflecting - Department of Marine & Fisheries sent reflectors for illuminating city clock, which is used at night as a harbor light.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Aug 1873