The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), April 6, 1880

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p.3 The Bay of Quinte - Navigation is now fully open on the Bay. The schooner Florence cleared yesterday from Belleville with ice for St. Catharines, the 1st vessel out for the season. The schr. D. Andrews left this morning for Toronto with 10,000 bushels of rye. The schooners British Queen and Mary Foster, with ice and hop poles for Charlotte and St. Catharines, left this afternoon. The 1st arrival of the season at Belleville was the steamer Armenia, from Picton. Navigation thus opens 19 days earlier than last year.

Wind Wafts - The Maud has been thoroughly renovated. She will be the great excursion boat of the season.

The Boats - The Pierrepont is making regular trips. She goes to Gananoque this evening. The Geneva is making trips to Cape Vincent.

Owner Found - skiff lent by George Briggs to two men to go to schr. G.M. Neelon.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), April 6, 1880