The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Nov 1874

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p.2 W.C. - 10.

-The Harbor - arrivals and departures at St. Lawrence & Chicago Forwarding Co. wharf and at Holcomb & Stewart's wharf.

p.3 Hauling Off - prop. R.W. Stanley is at Marine Railway.

-Abandoned - The schooner Charm, the Messrs. Downeys' vessel, and one of those lately driven ashore on Amherst Island, has been abandoned by the wreckers, as her bottom has been knocked out. Both vessel and cargo are a total loss.

-Rescued - The sch. Sea Bird, which was driver ashore light on Grape Island, has been taken off safely by Messrs. Calvin & Breck's Chieftain and John A., and is now in Smith's Bay. The Corsican is still ashore, and the steamers are at work on her.

-sch Folger to load coal at Oswego for Chicago

-Public Improvements in Portsmouth - the old Massassauga, sunk for over 30 years, to be raised, along with 4 others, to clear harbor.

-Imports - 6,7,9,10.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Nov 1874