The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Aug 1875

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p.2 W.C. - 10.

-Lachine Canal Enlargement - notice to contractors about tenders.

-ad for Excursion to Rochester & Return - for $2.50, on Norseman.

-A Stormy Voyage - sch. Pemlico of Chicago, when returning across the Atlantic, was twice blown back and had to get repairs in England each time, finally crossed in a 55 day stormy passage.

p.3 Collin's Bay Marine - arrivals and departures.

-Navigation - there is talk in Ottawa of getting up a company to navigate the Rideau Canal with light draught steamers.

-Shipping - freight rates are improving.

-Imports - 7,9,10.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Aug 1875