The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 20 Apr 1874

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p.2 W.C. - 18.

p.3 The Thousand Islands - are to be sold off but should be kept public. [Gananoque Reporter]

-New Tug - The Messrs. Chaffey launched on Saturday, at Portsmouth, a handsome new tug, the Falcon, for harbor work, and it will be a welcome addition to the craft of this port.

-Marine - prop. Georgian arrived; sch. Benedict from Kingston was first arrival at Toronto; prop. Kincardine, Capt. J.D. Reed, arrived at Napanee from Kingston.

April 21, 1874

p.2 W.C. - 20.

-Assizes - Crawly vs Davis - over services of tug Simon Davis and crew, and barges being towed between Ducks and Kingston.

-Imports - 18,20.

p.3 Exalted - The port of Napanee has been made a port for the registration of shipping, and the Collector of Customs there has been appointed Registrar of Shipping.

-Navigation - Dromedary and schooners Governor and Richardson mentioned.

-Looks Well - sch. Delos De Wolf was wrecked last fall and towed to Kingston for repairs. [Oswego Times]

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 20 Apr 1874