The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 May 1876

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p.2 M.N. - buoys placed on Charity Shoal.

M.T. Co. - Annie Falconer, from Toronto, 12,148 bushels wheat.

Business - new steamer launched at Peterborough.

p.3 A Dip - painters on Geneva fell in water.

The Grain Trade - prices.

W.W. - new yachts Zilelda ? and Emma.

Str. Picton, str. Cynget; Calabria raised.

May 9, 1876

p.2 Pt. Colborne -

p.3 Take Full Crews - hard times, owners reducing number of men; may prove to be false economy - underwriters might not pay off in case of disaster.

W.W. - str. Chaffey vs Chaffey.

M.N. - marine artist did fine work on stern of schr. Snow Bird of Kingston.

[Oswego Palladium]

May 10, 1876

p.1 Loss of Sch. Bill McFee of Owen Sound - ice shove - 8 miles west of Collingwood lighthouse, sunk in 50 fathoms.

p.2 prop. Calabria temporarily repaired, on to Port. Dalhousie.

Wind Wafts - J. Brokenshire gets patent on pump.

p.3 M.N. -

-Port Colborne - ?

Yachting - refers to Globe yachting column.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 May 1876