The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Sep 1874

Full Text

p.2 W.C. - 29.

-Belleville Regatta - seven first class, 12 2nd class and 3 3rd class yachts were entered; first class won by Ina, 2nd was Annie Cuthbert, 3rd was Stanly; second class won by Union Jack.

-Imports - 28,29.

p.3 A Strike - The schr. Annie Falconer loaded here on Friday, her crew were shipped at $1.35 per day. In the evening, with a tug alongside, and ready to depart, the crew demanded 25¢ extra per day which being refused they deserted the ship. Rather than suffer a whole night's delay, their demands were acceded to, and the vessel proceeded on her way. [Detroit Tribune]

Media Type:
Item Type:
Date of Publication:
30 Sep 1874
Local identifier:
Language of Item:
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
Creative Commons licence:
pd [more details]
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
WWW address
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit

My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Sep 1874