The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Mar 1878

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p.2 Died, on Wednesday, the 27th instant, Margaret Burton, relict of the late Robert Gaskin, aged 67 years. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend her funeral tomorrow, Friday, at 2 p.m., from the residence of her son-in-law, John Elliot, Earl St., to Cataraqui Cemetary.

p.3 Obituary - Last night Mrs. Gaskin, relict of the late Capt. Gaskin, died after a somewhat lengthy illness. She had resided in Kingston for many years, and had formed the friendship of a large circle by whom her removal will be lamented. Her funeral will take place on Friday.

Launch - Yesterday afternoon the floating elevator, formerly in the service of Messrs. Jones and Millar, and later of Messrs. G.M. Millar & Co., having been rebuilt, was launched at Garden Island.The elevator is now the property of Messrs. Calvin & Breck.

Wind Wafts - str. Geneva not to run on Bay.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Mar 1878