The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Aug 1875

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p.1 Collision In Lake St. Francis - strs. St. Francis and Bohemian collide in fog.

p.2 Raised - The str. Rothesay Castle, which recently struck an obstruction and sunk, entering Toronto harbour, and which it was feared would be a total wreck, has been successfully raised by the marine manager of the Royal Insurance Company, aided by Mr. John Donnelly, of Kingston. John is to be congratulated on his success. If there is any hope at all he generally does succeed.

-Down the River - a description of another excursion on Maud - pictures taken by Capt. Barrow of Kingston.

-Marine Railway - tug Joe Mac repaired, tug Edsall being overhauled.

-Marine - arrivals at Swifts.

-Offers have been made for the purchase of the str. Queen, of the Gananoque service. Some funeral company must be looking for a boat.

-W.C. - 26,29.

p.3 A Yacht Race - should be held.

-Open - lock repaired in Beauharnois Canal.

-Around Home - 60 calls a week at Mill Point by Rochester, Kincardine, Alexandria, Norfolk, Shannon, Utica. [Beaver]

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Aug 1875