The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 8, 1881

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p.2 Atalanta's Performance -

p.3 Whats The News? - boilers of str. Traveller lost by overturning of boat, valued at $3,000.


The schr. A.G. Ryan is loading 8,000 bushels of barley for Oswego at 2 cents.

The tug Eleanor and barges, from Ottawa, have arrived with 1,000,000 lath. The schr. William Elgin takes a load of the material to Charlotte at 15 cents.

The captain of the schr. Nellie Sherwood reports that he made the trip from Oswego this morning in five hours. The vessel left at 2 a.m. and was here at 7 o'clock.

The schr. White Oak has arrived here on her way to Oswego with rye from Brockville at 2 3/4 cents. The captain thinks the freight too low, as he had to wait for four days before he got towed up the river.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 8, 1881