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

Full Text

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.

Media Type:
Item Type:
Date of Publication:
8 May 1876
Local identifier:
Language of Item:
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
Creative Commons licence:
pd [more details]
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Kingston Newspaper clippings
Other Web sites/External links
Daily British Whig, 8 May 1876 Daily British Whig, 8 May 1876
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit

My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 May 1876