The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Feb 1892

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p.1 General Paragraphs - The Donnelly Salvage & Wrecking Co. will inspect the water pipes for the city of Brockville before they are laid. There are 700 feet of pipe.

The hull of the new steamer being built for the Richelieu & Ontario navigation company is nearly completed. The boat will be ready for service in June.

Personal Mention - Capt. George Richards, who last season commanded the schooner Lem Ellsworth, will next season command the tow barge Bradley, of Cleveland.

Incidents of the Day - J.J. Warde, Chicago, has purchased the sloop yacht Atalanta, and will have her taken to Chicago when navigation opens.

The case of J. Swift and others vs. the yacht Siesta has been settled, the plaintiffs accepting about 50 per cent of their claim, which was about $1,500.

Feb. 26, 1892

p.1 News In Small Lots - A. Charbineau, chief engineer of the str. Corsican, returned from Sorel today.

Feb. 27, 1892

p.1 The Owen Sound To Be Raised - Capt. S. Tyo and Fred Dugall, caulkers at the M.T. Co.'s dock, will leave in a few days for Georgian Bay, where they will be engaged in raising of the str. Owen Sound, wrecked last fall.

Feb. 29, 1892


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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Feb 1892