The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Mar 1902

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p.2 Rivalry Among Steam Yachts - likely to occur between new yachts being built for locals.

Secured Good Positions - R. McGuire of Seeley's Bay, first mate on steamer Rosemount, to be captain of steamer running from Detroit to Chicago; J. Chapman, of Seeley's Bay, will be chief engineer on same boat.

p.5 Incidents - The M.T. company offered the tug Active to the Wolvin company for $5,000, about one-eighth of what the vessel cost.

Capt. J.H. Scott is in Toronto, superintending the work of fitting out the steamer Persia, on which he will again sail this season as master.

Capt. D.J. Pritchard left today for Newboro to fit out the tug Edmund and barge Columbia. For twenty-one seasons the captain has sailed as master of the Edmund, a long and praiseworthy record.

p.6 To Start Out On Monday - Pierrepont will attempt to break through ice in harbor.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Mar 1902