The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Oct 1878

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p.2 Lake Superior - letter to editor - some discussion of navigation, need for lighthouses, etc.

p.3 W.W. - owner of Peerless entered action for damages against Olive.

Oct. 17, 1878


Oct. 18, 1878

p.3 W.W. - Seymour & Co. of Ogdensburg took engine out of prop. East and made her into a tow barge.

Oct. 19, 1878

p.3 W.W. - tug Peerless, sank in canal, taken to Merrickville.

Robbery - on board schr. W.W. Grant, Capt. Bartley, in Napanee harbour.

Oct. 21, 1878

p.3 The Picton Rowing Race - (also mentioned a few days earlier)

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Oct 1878