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

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p.2 Matters Marine - Norseman to replace Magnet; wreckers preparing to release sch. Kate Kelly.

-Rumoured Wreck - of sch. Peerless; it left Kingston with load of iron ore for Sodus.

-Singular Case - the will of Eber Ward, owner of several lines of steamboats, being disputed by family.

-W.C. - 29.

p.3 Swifts Wharf - arrivals and departures.

-Damage - Passport had 2 plates in port bow stove in, 2 feet above the water line.

-Low Freights - grain from Kingston to Oswego at 1¢ per bushel.

-New Steamer - keel laid at Mill Point for McCuaig's new steamer, engine from St. Helen, and new boiler.

-Drowned at Gananoque - a hand from prop. Lake Ontario.

-Marine - arrivals at Kingston.

-Well Spoken - challenge by yacht Katie Gray against any Kingston yacht . [ Belleville Intelligencer]

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Sep 1875