The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 19 Aug 1912

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p.5 Had A Bad Fright - motorboat under wheel of America.

p.7 Andrews, Taber, Britton.

Aug. 20, 1912

p.2 Oil For Ship Fuel - R. & O. company delighted with experiments; can cut crew from 6 to 2 firemen.

p.3 Had A Very Bad Fall - man using wheelbarrow to load coal into Ford River at Richardson's wharf.

p.5 I.M.C. - Calkins, Ford River.

Danger at Cobourg Pier - upper portion removed.

Aug. 21, 1912

p.5 "Jumped the Job" - str. Kingston held up.

- Keewatin, Ford River.

p.8 Toronto Boat Held Up - str. Kingston held up by striking firemen.

Aug. 22, 1912

p.2 Death of Mariner - Capt. Frank Lawrence, once captain of Ceylon, 39.

p.5 I.M.C. - Guido, Merrill, Andrews, Eccles.

Aug. 23, 1912

p.1 Barge Snyder Aground - at Soo.

p.5 I.M.C. - Ford River, Merrill.

Aug. 24, 1912

p.4 Much Tonnage Tied Up - grain loading at head of Lake Superior.

p.7 I.M.C. - boiler for new gov't tug at shipyard.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 19 Aug 1912