The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Nov 1875

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p.2 Portsmouth - a letter praising James Fisher as Reeve - "a strong advocate for a large railway or drydock in the village."

-Marine Notes - The schooner Oliver Mowat is still aground in Belleville harbour. The E. Hall, laden with coal and pig iron, is aground near the same place.

-sch. David Andrews, ashore at Mill Pt., pulled off by tugs Chieftain and Sherwood and steam barge Ivanhoe.

-iron prop. Merchant sunk off Racine has gone to pieces.

-sch. Jennie Graham, sunk in Welland Canal, towed to Buffalo.

-ad for Cape Vincent, Garden Island, Wolfe Island and Gananoque Steamboat Routes, '75 - new schedule.

p.3 Swifts Wharf - steamers calling.

-The Graving Dock - work continues otherwise Corsican could have been repaired here.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Nov 1875