The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Oct 1877

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p.3 Marine - The schooner Picton went ashore at Presque Isle on Monday night. She was grain laden, from Chatham to Kingston. The steamer Chieftain left this morning with a steam pump and wrecking party under direction of Capt. Allen, of the tug Franklin, to raise her and pull her off.

The Ferry Route - Pierrepont broke crank, replaced by Geneva.

The Grain Blockade - at Kingston discussed by [Montreal Gazette].

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10 Oct 1877
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Oct 1877