The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Nov 1913

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p.1 Coroner Awaits Reply - man killed on str. Arlington at Ogdensburg.

Slander That Wexford Was In Leaky Condition -

p.3 A Touch of Sadness - Marked Marine Investigation Held In Kingston -

Weather Too Rough - for Navajo to reach barge Ceylon.

-The steamer Cornwall and tug Frontenac returned to Garden Island on Friday, from the scene of the grounding of the steamer Hecla, about two miles below Alexandria Bay, N.Y. It has been found impossible to pull her off, and the owners and wreckers are figuring upon the best plan to be adopted to release her.

A Royal Commission - may be appointed to further investigate marine disaster.

p.6 photo of Charles Price - the mystery ship upside down.

p.10 Decision As To Wreck - of Turret Chief - is to be given out later.

p.16 A Chapter of Early Navigation on the Great Lakes - full page - many early sail boats mentioned and excellent early discussion on first steamer on Lake Ontario -Frontenac vs. Ontario.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Nov 1913