The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Apr 1912

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p.5 Up To Steamer Pierrepont - The steamer Pierrepont will be the first boat to break the ice to the island this spring. At the present time the steamer Wolfe Islander is ashore on the Island and the veteran Pierrepont will be forced to go over and pull her off. It is understood that the Wolfe Islander will not be damaged.

Busy At Davis Drydock -

For Harbor Improvement - will dredging be done?

Steamer Port Colborne - ready to be floated from Kingston Drydock; she lay at Cereal Co's wharf until middle of winter, and then was moved to dock; ..."The Keynote (sic), which was in the dock at the time was floated out, but was quickly frozen in the ice just outside the dock."

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9 Apr 1912
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Apr 1912