The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 20, 1882

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p.3 Laura of Kingston and Katie Gray of Belleville said to have been sold to Oswego parties.

Legal Case - In re Murton vs Kingston & Montreal Forwarding Co., Mackelcan, Q.C., in Toronto, moved absolute an order nisi to set aside the judgement for defendants, and enter a verdict for plaintiff for $688. Bruce (Hamilton) showed cause. Reserved.

Marine News.

Charters in Detroit: Schooner Malta, staves, Bay City to Kingston, $83; str. Niagara, deals, Manistee to Kingston, $4.

The schr. Huron left last night for Astabula. The tug Conqueror towed the craft out to Nine Mile Point, and will return down the lake with a raft.

Capt. A.G. Stanton, of North Marysburgh, left for Hamilton on Tuesday, and will at once assume command of the str. Geneva, which has been thoroughly overhauled during the winter and is now one of the finest steamers on our inland lakes.


Str. Spartan, Montreal, pass. and fgt.

Str. Algerian, Hamilton, pass. and fgt.

Str. Alexandria, Montreal, pass. and fgt.

p.4 District Dashes - Louis Tisdale supercedes Mr. Wm. Parks as captain of Pilgrim.

catch of herring between Pt. Peter and Salmon Point is a source of considerable profit just now.

Capt. Dicken's steam yacht Pioneer launched Tuesday evening, to get engine soon.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 20, 1882