The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Apr 1877

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p.3 The Ferry - Pierrepont making daily trips to Cape Vincent.

-str. Norseman is in drydock in Ogdensburg for repairs.

April 10, 1877

p.3 Vessel Purchase - Messrs. J.H. Redford and George Malone of Wolfe Island, have purchased the schr. I.G. Worts from Messrs. Rathbun & Son for $16,000.

April 11, 1877

p.2 Toronto - prop. City of Montreal, purchased by Milloy & Leach, to run as passenger and freight boat on Lake Ontario.

p.3 bark Denmark, Gaskin and Oriental have sailed for west.

- Westside chartered at Chicago for Kingston at 7 1/4 cents for wheat.

Harbors Open - Bay of Quinte ice breaking up, river clear at Brockville.

Marine - tug Franklin took off barge America which had been aground since last fall.

The Bay - The steamer Rochester, which is being very extensively improved at the Portsmouth shipyard, will be ready for service next week, and will then make a start for Belleville, Capt. Campbell again in command.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Apr 1877