British Whig (Kingston, ON), March 17, 1882
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p.2 Welland Canal Mission - Rev. T. Bone spoke to members of the Kingston branch of Sailors' Union at their Hall on Princess St.
p.3 Notice To Mariners - The lighthouse board has decided to change the lights at Oswego from the 6th to the 4th class, and also to place lights on the new east breakwater.
Sale of Schooners - The schr. Sam Cook, of Oswego, has been purchased by Capt. Griffin, of Potsdam. She will be commanded by Capt. C.C. McKee, of Clayton. The sale of the schooners Penokee and Oliver Mitchell is also under consideration. Mr. Mitchell will build a large steam barge for the lake trade this summer..
Whats The News? - The schooner Grantham towed to Collinsby to load ice.
Capt. A. Fitzgerald is negotiating for the charter of several schooners for the lumber trade between Oswego and Canada.
Three More Deaths - John R. Ryder - fisherman and boat builder.
Upper Canada Route - St. Lawrence Steamboat Co. - will run steamboats bought from R. & O. Co. [Star]
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- Rick Neilson
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes