The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Apr 1905

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p.1 Sailing Yacht Winnona, second to none of her size on the lake as a cruiser, practically new, or will sell sailing yacht Verona, (the fastest in her class on the lake). Only one of the above boats for sale, but purchaser may have choice. Also a small gasoline launch, new and very fast. Will sell for $250 if sold at once. I have also a number of new (slightly used) Canoes, Skiff and Dingies that can be bought right. Apply D. Allan Black.


Marine Items.

Capt. Benjamin Bowen, Trenton, and Richard LaRush, Kingston, have purchased the schooner Laura D. from Capt. John McCullough.

Capt. John McCullough, Napanee, and Alexander Foot, Deseronto, have purchased the two-masted schooner Katie Eccles.

p.6 A Steamer Got Away - Buffalo, N.Y., April 8th - The first departure by lake this season occurred this morning, although ice is visible from shore to shore as far as the eye can reach. Five vessels which left early this morning are now out of sight.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Apr 1905