The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Mar 1897

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March 2, 1897

p.1 The Ariadne Burned - the big sailing yacht Ariadne, owned by Capt. T. and John Donnelly, jr., while in her winter berth at Anglin's bay.

p.4 Are Out On Strike - Cleveland, Ohio, March 2nd - The riveters and helpers to the number of about 400 men, employed at the Globe shipbuilding yards, went out on strike yesterday. Their grievance is that non-union men have been given employment by the company. They also demanded an increase of wages.

March 3, 1897

p.1 Capt. Dix says that the schooner Thomas Dobie, recently purchased at Oswego by Capt. R. Monck, Port Colborne, was formerly called the Comanche. She is well known at this port.

General Paragraphs - E. O'Neil has secured a position as second engineer on the tug Matamora, wintering at Owen Sound. In a few days he will leave for the west to assist in fitting out the craft.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Mar 1897