The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 3 Jul 1875

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p.2 W.C. - 2.

-Dominion Day - details of yacht race and the course.

p.3 Port of Collins Bay - arrivals and departures.

-Disaster - Can. sch. Sweepstakes lost part of foremast and maintopmast.

-Towing - towing rates have increased 25% between Kingston and Montreal since dissolution of Towing Association, meaning the withdrawal of tug line subsidy -reason - business is so low that there is no competition, only a few boats in service and little work, so they have to charge high rates to clear cost of maintenance.

-Imports - 2.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 3 Jul 1875