The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Nov 1878

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p.3 Hard Times - at Chicago many sailors are looking for work.

W.W. - str. Faxton broke crank pin on way to Ogdensburg.

- prop. Oswego Belle tied up at Milloy's dock by Merchant's Bank.

Nov. 8, 1878

p.2 Perils of Navigation - loss of L.C. Woodruff.[Chicago Tribune]

Drift - schr. Annie Mulvey seized at Toronto on behalf of creditors.

p.3 Laying Up - poor season.

Wrecking - the schr. Garibaldi ashore four miles from Oswego. (later turns out to be Speedwell)

The Ferry Steamers - new schedule.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Nov 1878