The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 Nov 1913

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p.1 Would Protect Sailors - They Should Come Under Workmans Compensation Act -

An Official Enquiry To Place the Blame - For Recent Disasters on Lakes -

p.6 ad for Great Lakes Disaster Fund of Canada.

Marine Insurance - to be Canadian Lloyds ?

Wants A Life Pension - grain handler in M.T. Co. barge Ungawa.

p.8 Capt. W.A. Black Lost - in command of str. Price.

Steamer Hecla Ashore - She Ran On Two Miles Below Alexandria Bay - The steamer Hecla, owned by the George Hall coal company, of Ogdensburg, N.Y., went ashore two miles below Alexandria Bay, on Tuesday morning, at an early hour. She was coming up the river light, when she went high and dry. The steamers Cornwall and Frontenac, of the Calvin company, Garden Island, were rushed to the scene on Tuesday morning.


p.9 Scenes of the Wreck at Goderich -

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 Nov 1913