The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Nov 1892


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p.1 General Paragraphs - Martin Knutzon, keeper of the lighthouse on Pilot Island, at Death's Door entrance to Green Bay, has saved the entire crews of the schooners E.J. Gilmore and A.P. Nichols, which stranded on Pilot Island during the recent gales.

MARINE INTELLIGENCE.

Arrivals: str. Cuba, Montreal.

The barge Montreal left Davis' dry-dock today. She was thoroughly caulked.

The str. Rideau Belle arrived up yesterday afternoon. Her machinery will be repaired.

During the heavy gale of last week the schr. Queen of the Lakes, Capt. Parsons remained in Detroit.

Richardson & Son have purchased the cargo of the schr. Grantham and that vessel is now discharging at the firm's dock.

Capt. Pierce is improving his yacht, the Wildflower, at Portsmouth. He is extending her stern, and expects that by this he will increase her speed.

Clearances: schr. Maggie L., Consecon; sloop Laura D., Deseronto; sloop Pilot, Picton; sloop McBride, Picton; schr. Echo, Napanee; sloop Idlewild, Howe Island, all for buckwheat for Richardson & Son.

p.2 South Marysburgh, Nov. 8th - The schr. Julia loaded peas for Oswego during the past week.


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Date of Publication:
9 Nov 1892
Local identifier:
KN.16639a
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Donor:
Rick Neilson
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Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Nov 1892