The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), July 7, 1880

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p.3 Drowned On the Bay - yacht Little Giant sinks 2 miles below Picton, 2 drowned - details.

Marine News.

3 American barges are loading leached ashes at Phippen's wharf.

The sch. Higland Beauty left this morning for Charlotte with 400,000 lath.

Merrs. Richardson & Sons were to ship 200 tons of phosphate to Montreal today.

The strs. Peerless and barge Otanabee arrived this morning with phosphate from Ottawa.

The prop Lake Ontario lightened 4000 bush wheat and proceeded to Montreal.

Passed Through the Welland Canal for Kingston: schrs. Pride of America, Toledo, corn; G.M. Neelon, Chicago, do.; Denmark, Toledo, timber.

The sch. O.M. Bond, from Milwaukee 18,640 bush wheat, and the sch. Ella Burton (sic), Toledo, 16,078 bush corn, reached here for the M.T. Co.

Called at Swifts: The strs. Spartan, from Montreal; Cuba, from Ogdensburg; Corinthian, from Hamilton; Dromedary, from Hamilton; Armenia, from Toronto; Persia, from St. Catharines.

Shifting Ballast - hard on yachts, details. [Belleville Intelligencer]

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), July 7, 1880