The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 May 1874

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p.2 W.C. - 28.

-Kingstonian Killed - the engineer of str. John Egan was struck on the head by engine crank while he passed under it.

-The Harbor - arrivals and departures.

-Cape Vincent - str. Kelley to start trips to Clayton; the U.S. lake survey work continues on river south of Wolfe Island.

-Imports - 27-29.

-Ferry Notice - tenders called for lease of ferry from Wolfe Island to Kingston, for term of 8 years, from Jan. 1, 1875; engine to be low pressure of not less than 40 h.p. as per original lease, and not less than 100' in length; the conditions to be complied with on said ferry are embodied in original lease from crown, as also in by-law #69 of Township of Wolfe Island.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 May 1874