The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 Apr 1879

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p.2 ad - New Dominion Boat Building Establishment - on Simcoe St. on premises formerly occupied by H. Cunningham. H.H. Tomlinson, April 21st.

ad - To Steamboat & Vessel Owners and Freighters - Royal Canadian Insurance Co. will effect insurance on hulls and cargoes - Anchor Marine Insurance Co., J.P. Gildersleeve Agent.

p.3 The Run To Cape Vincent - Pierrepont had to run around foot of Wolfe Island on Saturday after finding canal was frozen.

Wind Wafts - Capt. Pender, who sailed the str. Kincardine last year, will command the Oswego Belle this season.

Capt. Barney, of Kingston, owner of the schr. Sweet Home, wrecked at Oswego last fall while in tow of the tug Morey, has begun an action against the owners of the Morey for the value of the vessel - about $2,000.

Spring Assizes - Fisher vs. Sinkler - This was an action for not delivering the steam barge Rose in May last, fully equipped and in working order, ready for inspection, according to the terms of agreement. This case is still going on.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 Apr 1879