The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Feb 1892

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p.1 Must Take Back Water - information about yacht Where Now is wrong.

General Paragraphs - The seven mariners who tried for masters' papers, before Capt. T. Donnelly, have been successful.

The famous yacht Iolanthe is to be rebuilt by A.G. Cuthbert, Trenton, and some improvements will be introduced that will make it faster than ever.

Feb. 9, 1892

p.1 Incidents of the Day - Last week, in Detroit, W. Dandy passed a first class examination entitling him to master's papers for steamboats.

The Richelieu and Ontario company will give a dividend this year upon the pressure of shareholders.

p.4 Deepening The Canals - resolutions in congress calling for negotiations with Canada about deepening St. Lawrence and Welland Canals; mentions trip of whaleback steamer Wetmore from Duluth to Liverpool with wheat.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Feb 1892