The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), 30 Aug 1879

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p.2 ad - Industrial Exhibition At Toronto - reduced fares on R. & O. Nav. Co.

p.3 Short Notes - The steamer City of Belleville ran hard aground in Picton harbour on Friday morning, in a dense fog.

Marine News

Sporting Notes - yact race at Sodus [Oswego Palladium]

p.4 Canadian Items - The sunken hull of the propeller Ottawa has been removed from Picton harbour, and it is expected that Mr. Daly will return and complete his dredging contract.

On Monday morning, off Point Pelee, the schooner Jessie Drummond, of Montreal, and Helvetia, collided. The Jessie was badly damaged, losing her jibboom and bowsprit. She was towed to the dock at Amherstburg by the tug Brockway, where she now lies leaking badly. She has 20,000 bushels of corn for Port Colborne.

steamer Emily May

more marine business at Detroit.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily News (Kingston, ON), 30 Aug 1879