The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 26 Jan 1901

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p.2 Personal Mention - Yesterday Captain William Lesslie, of the Collins Bay Rafting Company, and diver Matthew Murphy, left for Aux Cayes, Hayti, to inspect a sunken steamship with a view to raising it.

Capt. F. Graves, for many years first officer of the steamer Hamilton, has accepted the position of captain of the steambarge Van Allen, one of the largest barges on the great lakes, for the coming season.

p.5 Incidents of the Day - The Kingston ice yacht club has issued its customary year book, replete in information pertaining to ice yachting, with rules of the club, etc. amended to date. The book is bound in khaki, the binding being the work of C.H. Otto. The annual is the best yet issued by the Kingston ice yacht club.

Ice Yacht Races - S. Calvin's Northwind wins first class pennant - details of first, second and third class races.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 26 Jan 1901