The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Sep 1901

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p.5 Died At Portsmouth - John Nicholson, old ship carpenter - details of life and family.

Marine Notes.

Craig's wharf: steamer Persia from Toronto.

Richardsons' elevator: steamer Myles cleared for Fort William.

Swift's wharf: steamers Kingston from Toronto; Rideau Queen from Ottawa; Hamilton from Hamilton; tug Col. By, Ottawa to Cape Vincent with light barges.

p.6 A Barge Destroyed - Wiarton, Sept. 25th - While the steamer Swallow was putting into Lion's Head this morning for shelter the tow line parted and the tow barge Dakotah, partly loaded with ties, went on the rocks and pounded to pieces. The crew were all taken off safely.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Sep 1901