Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Schooner Days
Records

Results

We found
5
matching items
Geographic Location
Wellers Bay
  
  • Belle Sheridan: Schooner Days LXIX (69)
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 7 Jan 1933     BELLE SHERIDAN SCHOONER DAYS LXIX. (69) In old Albert Hall, on the east side of Yonge street, between Queen and Shuter, about where Scholes' Hotel is now, the Longshoremen's Union used to gather for concerts and dances when the hall ...
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 7 Jan 1933   BELLE SHERIDAN SCHOONER DAYS LXIX. (69) In old Albert Hall, on the ...
  • The TWO BROTHERS and the ARIADNE: Schooner Days CLXXVIII (178)
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 2 Mar 1935     The TWO BROTHERS and the ARIADNE Schooner Days CLXXVIII (178) ___ ALTHOUGH it occurred forty-eight years ago last fall, the loss of the Toronto schooner Ariadne on Stony Point, near the foot of Lake Ontario, recently recounted ...
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 2 Mar 1935   The TWO BROTHERS and the ARIADNE Schooner Days CLXXVIII (178) ___ ALTHOUGH ...
  • SNOW BIRD: Schooner Days CCXXXII (232)
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 21 Mar 1936     SNOW BIRD Schooner Days CCXXXII (232) THIRTY years ago Albert Maude of Toronto, laid the Good News up in the mouth of the Humber, closing a career in lake navigation, honorable on his part and hers, and took the train ...
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 21 Mar 1936   SNOW BIRD Schooner Days CCXXXII (232) THIRTY years ago Albert Maude of ...
  • Grave of Lake Keels Yields Another Relic: Schooner Days CCCCXII (412)
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 2 Sep 1939     Grave of Lake Keels Yields Another Relic Schooner Days CCCCXII (412) By C. H. J. Snider THEY'VE found the pump of the Ida Walker, wrecked at Weller's Bay on the 19th of November, 1886: and this iron relic, cast in 1860, ...
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 2 Sep 1939   Grave of Lake Keels Yields Another Relic Schooner Days CCCCXII (412) By ...
  • One GARIBALDI : Schooner Days CCCCXIX (419)
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 3 Feb 1940     One GARIBALDI Schooner Days CCCCXIX (419) By C. H. J. Snider IT was blowing fresh from the westward when the schooner Garibaldi of Toronto, Capt. Wm. McGlenn, cleared from Fairhaven, N. Y., with a cargo of 350 tons of ...
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 3 Feb 1940   One GARIBALDI Schooner Days CCCCXIX (419) By C. H. J. Snider IT ...
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

thumbnail








Schooner Days


"Schooner Days was a newspaper column which ran Saturdays in the Telegram for more than a quarter of a century beginning in 1931. In it, C.H.J. Snider described in vivid detail the lake shipping scene of the late nineteenth century, touching on both sail and steam, and drawing on experience gained from his own years of service aboard such sailing vessels as the ALBACORE and the famous STUART H. DUNN. Many accounts draw on the memories of a wide range of correspondents from around the Lakes.