The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Nov 1900

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The tug British Lion and light barge cleared to-day for Ottawa.

The deal for the schooner Dominion for Capt. Dan Bates has fallen through. His friends have in view another vessel.

The schooner Taylor has been chartered to carry coal between Oswego and Kingston for the remainder of the season.

p.5 Three Men Were Drowned - Southampton, Nov. 10th - went in a seine boat to lift some gill nets between Two Islands, near the mouth of Sable River, 15 miles from Southampton; one survivor.

p.8 Calls For Assistance - Thomas Howard writes to the Whig, as an old sailor, hoping that marine men with money will assist Capt. Bates, who recently lost his vessel, the Fabiola, with all its outrigging.

Incidents of the Day - The steamer Hamilton, due from Montreal last night, did not arrive until this afternoon.

The steamer James Swift had to be towed from Kingston Mills to the city yesterday on account of low water.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Nov 1900