The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 26 Nov 1877

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p.3 Salvage - owners of prop. Scotia, commanded by Capt. Scott of Kingston, want $15,000 for saving prop. Peerless, disabled off Manitous last summer.

The Magellan Disaster - The body of John Belyea, captain of the ill-fated schooner Magellan, (which Capt. Allen, of Kingston, has gone to report upon) was washed ashore at Two Rivers, Wis., near the scene of the disaster, on Thursday. The body was frightfully mangled, strengthening the conviction that the Magellan collided with some unknown vessel.

Nov. 27, 1877


Nov. 28, 1877

p.3 The Magellan - Capt. James Allen has returned from inspecting it, it now lies bottom up.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 26 Nov 1877