The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Sep 1877

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p.3 Yachting - results of races.

Collision - between R. Gaskin and prop. Antelope on Lake Erie.

Lake Freights - charters listed.

p.4 Sad Drowning - young man fell off wood scow Merrimac below Seeley's Bay on Rideau Canal.

Sept. 14, 1877

p.2 The Montreal and St. Lawrence Trade - details on different shipping companies. [Montreal Star]

Currency - the iron tug E.B. Ward, jr. cost $90,000 a few years ago, sold at Detroit for $26,000.

p.3 Yachting - On Monday Belleville regatta takes place, Surprise, Victorine, Emma, Mystery and Eureka mentioned.

Liberal - Victorine above ten tons measurement, no ballast; Zitella carried 2 1/2 tons of ballast.

Third Class Race - Mystery, Ramsay of Gananoque and Qui Vive.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Sep 1877