The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Nov 1874


Description
Full Text

p.2

The Wrecks.

Last night part of the cargo of the schooner Carleton arrived here per lighter, and the vessel itself was at noon today brought in from Indian Point safe and sound by Capt. Jas. Allen, who thus is the first of the wreckers to take his vessel off. Capt. Allen returned with his tug Lady Franklin to Amherst Island this afternoon, and will work on the prop. Standly. The weather today is very calm, and the work is proceeding on the steam barge Lothair and schooner Charm. The grain cargo of the latter is a loss.

A Narrow Escape - sch. Dominion scraped on rocks off Amherst Island.

Collision - sch. Magellan, while in tow of tug Mary near Marine City, collided with steambarge Mary Jecki.

Notice to Contractors - tenders called for Lachine Canal Enlargement.

p.3 Special Trip - str. T.S. Faxton arrived from Clayton for load of stone.

The Harbor - arrivals and departures.


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Date of Publication:
7 Nov 1874
Local identifier:
KN.12870
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Donor:
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.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
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), 7 Nov 1874