The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Sep 1877

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p.2 Burning of Two Steamers - Francis of Ottawa, burned near Sorel; str. Queen Victoria of Ottawa River Navigation Co.

Commercial - effects saved from str. Cumberland sold by auction; hull and machinery to be sold later.

p.3 Passed Through Welland Canal - J. Walters, Cleveland, Kingston, coal.

Fined - Capt. of Alexandria paid $400 fine to American gov't for infraction of customs laws.

Accident - schr. Blazing Star, ashore at Narrows, with ore from Ogdensburg to Cleveland, pulled off.

The Races - yacht race dates may change.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Sep 1877