The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Jul 1877

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-The following are the arrivals at Collinsby since the last report, consigned to the Rafting Company: Pulaski, Cheboygan, 15,000 feet lumber; Vanvalkenburg, Port Huron, 11,000 feet pine timber; A. Muir, Rifle River, 14,320 feet pine timber; Magellan, Bay City, 14,000 feet timber; Emerald, Sault Ste. Marie, 15,000 feet pine; Fanny Campbell, Toledo, 12,000 feet oak; Manzanilla, Bay City, 250 pieces oak timber; Shandon, Sault Ste. Marie, 327 pieces timber; Dudley, Toledo, 80,000 W.I. staves; S.J. Austin, Cheboygan, 319 pieces elm timber; Cavalier, Cheboygan, 15,000 feet pine timber; Lilly Hamilton, Sault Ste. Marie, 15,000 feet pine; Mary Battle, Port Huron, 18,000 feet pine timber; Ayr, Bay City, 60 pieces of oak and 100 pieces pine; Anna Craig, Toledo, 11,000 feet timber.

-The schooner Laura, Bay City, 111 pieces of timber, and R. Gaskin, Sault Ste. Marie, 273 pieces timber, passed down, consigned to R. Campbell, of Quebec.

Dominion Day - Celebration at Bath - Boat Race - five boats entered - Amherst Belle, Mail Jack, Skimmer, Water Lily and Plough Boy.

For Liverpool - Mr. I.W. Breck yesterday left for Quebec, where he sets sail for Liverpool on Messrs. Calvin & Breck's new ocean steamer (sic) Garden Island.

The Yacht Race - report of Kingston regatta from [Belleville Ontario] mentions Zitella and Kathleen.

The Emma - not carrying as much sail.

Excursion - on Hastings to Oswego.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Jul 1877