The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 May 1879

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p.2 Welland Canal - Port Dalhousie, May 6th - Arrived: Schooners Trinidad, Jessie H. Breck, Ellsworth, Lady Macdonald, Westside, Nellie Wilder. The Jessie H. Breck is to go on the dock for repairs. Moderate westerly winds.

Port Colborne, May 6th - The steambarge George King, with four barges in tow, loaded with lumber from Bay City to Buffalo, could not reach within six miles of that port owing to ice. She is at present in the harbour here. Vessels will probably commence locking tomorrow afternoon.

ad - Toronto & Ogdensburg Line of Steamers - Armenia and Cuba, with schedule.

p.3 Wind Wafts - Capt. Donnelly and steamers H.A. Calvin and Raftsman, with steam pumps and diving apparatus, have assisted in getting off the schr. Annandale, ashore near Niagara.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 May 1879