The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Mar 1898

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p.1 Died - Donnelly, In Kingston, March 1st, Etta Hickey, beloved wife of Capt. Thomas Donnelly, in her 40th year. Funeral from her late residence, 195 University Avenue, Thursday, March 3rd, at 2:30 o'clock.

p.2 A First Class Chart - So far the government surveyors at work making a sketch of the harbor have covered the ground from Belle Island as far as the malt house. They have yet to proceed to a point beyond Portsmouth. The result of their labors will furnish the government with a first class chart of the harbor. This is done with a view of dredging the harbor wherever necessary.

Rosedale Sold - The large steel steamer Rosedale, the property of Hagarty & Co., Toronto, which went ashore and was badly damaged at Charity shoals last fall, was sold by tender in Buffalo on Saturday. The former owners of the boat were unsuccessful in their efforts to buy her in and she was sold to the Edwardsburg Starch Co.

p.6 The Commerce of the Lakes - Total Tonnage of Soo Canal [from March St. Nicholas article on "The Great Lakes"]

Never Gives Them Up - Lake Superior never gives up its dead (from March St. Nicholas article "The Great Lakes" by W.S. Harwood.)

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Mar 1898