The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Aug 1876

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p.2 Marine - charters at Chicago for Kingston.

Port Colborne - Aug. 3 - down.

p.3 Belleville yachting - Dauntless, Lady Blanche, Enid, and Zephyr among Islands.

Almost Closed - the Rideau is slow; only cordwood moving; no steamer is making regular trips in th canal; the Nile makes occasional trips from Newboro to Kingston; phosphate mines are only shipping small quantities. [Ottawa Citizen]

The Rideau Lakes - beautiful - 4 or 5 pleasure yachts visited Sand, Whitefish and Opinicon Lakes. [ibid]

- Brockville yacht Sleepy Canadian to race at Alex. Bay - will likely upset.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Aug 1876