The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), June 30, 1879

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p.2 Welland Canal - Schr. Shandon, Luddington, Kingston, timber; Homar, Chicago, Kingston, wheat; Glenfield, Milwaukee to Kingston, wheat; Erie Belle, Chicago to Kingston, corn. Steam barge Clinton, Milwaukee to Kingston, wheat.

ad - R. & O. Navigation Co. - Royal Mail and Express Line of Steamers - with schedule.

p.3 Wind Wafts - The shipping business is so bad that some vessels are going into ordinary.

Mr. Bodwell has been reinstated as Superintendent of the Welland Canal. The Tory conspiracy to blacken the man's character and injure him was a great failure.

Kingston harbor is comparatively quiet this year. The N.P. (National Policy) had helped to kill off the forwarding trade and build up Oswego, which this year confessedly began to go ahead.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), June 30, 1879