The Maritime History of the Great Lakes

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When rebuilt the name of the old str. Maud will be changed to America.

The Commercial Union insurance company, which held the risk on the schr. Julia, burned at Wolfe Island recently, settled the loss for $1,450.

The Mercantile Insurance Co. will not give the insurance of $2,000 on the schr. B.W. Folger, burned last fall near Amherst Island. She was insured for $2,000, with a valuation of $3,000. The company offered $1,350.

Semi-Weekly British Whig, March 7, 1895

p.3 District Dashes - Capt. Erastus Forrester will sail the Island Belle, formerly Island Wanderer, this season.

p.6 Kingston In Brief - The improvements to the str. Pierrepont will cost in the neighborhood of $2,000. The ferry will be a fine equipped boat when all is finished.

Semi-Weekly British Whig, March 11, 1895

p.5 Kingston in Brief - The schr. Dunn has loads of timber ahead to keep her engaged all of next season.

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  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.4995 Longitude: -81.69541
Rick Neilson
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