The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Jul 1877

Full Text

not published

July 3, 1877

p.2 Collision - between schr. Laura Belle and schr. Norway off Long Point.

Upset - yacht off Garden Island.

Marine Notes - Passed Through the Welland Canal: Wm. Horne, Muskegon, Collins Bay, timber; T.D. Barker, Black River, Brockville, coal; British Lion, Toledo, Kingston, timber; Montgomery, Toledo, Clayton, timber; G.C. Trumpff, Milwaukee, Kingston, wheat; T.R. Merritt, Bay City, Kingston, timber; Cecilia, Lake St. Clair, Collins Bay, timber; Ontario of Goderich, Inverhuron, Kingston, wheat; E. Bates, Black River, Brockville, coal; Onward, Black River, Brockville, coal; W.J. Suffel, Dresden, Quebec, timber; barge Dashing Wave, Bay City, Ogdensburg, lumber; steam barge Swallow, Bay City, Ogdensburg, lumber; prop. Ocean, Toledo, Montreal, corn; F. Campbell, Toledo, Collins' Bay, timber; Onward, Black River, Brockville, coal; A. Craig, Toledo, Collins' Bay, staves; Denmark, Bay City, Kingston, timber; Lewis Ross, Bay City, Kingston, staves; Siberia, Bay City, Kingston, timber; Skylark, Chulland, Brockville, coal; Riverside, Black River, Brockville, coal; Ayr, Bay City, Collins' Bay, timber; Northman, Kingsville, Clayton, timber; W. Keller, Black River, Brockville, coal; J.C. Woodruff, Toledo, Kingston, timber; prop. A. Munro, Toledo, Montreal, general cargo; Dromedary, Toledo, Montreal, general cargo; Shickluna, Toledo, Montreal, general cargo.

Upset In the Bay - 12 people on yacht near Belleville, one drowns.

p.3 W.W. - sch. Trump (sic) wheat at Milwaukee to Kingston for 5 cents.

- Chicago charter to Kingston - sch. M. Lyon, corn at 4 1/2 cents. She would make as much money laying up for the season.

Dominion Day - Yacht Races - second class race - Zitella, Kathleen, Katie Gray, Emma, Laura, won by Kathleen.

Media Type:
Item Type:
Date of Publication:
2 Jul 1877
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
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), 2 Jul 1877