The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), June 26, 1882

Full Text

p.3 Robbed At Collinsby - Capt. Coons, of barge Annie Craig thought to be robbed by female cook.

Whats The News? - Munson's dredge has arrived at Weller's Bay to complete the dredging of the channel between it and Lake Ontario.

The schr. Jane Mary of Napanee, loaded with lumber, capsized in the bay about a mile east of Belleville yesterday morning. The crew were rescued.

Marine Notes - The schr. Canada has arrived at Garden Island, from Point au Sauble, timber laden.

The steamer Corinthian passed up last night on her first trip. She looked well and had a fair number of passengers. After Tuesday all the steamers of the line will be run.

The tug Admiral Porter and tow of four barges have arrived at Collinsby with oak and pine timber from Bay City. The Captain finds it troublesome to secure men to work upon his barges.


Prop. Cuba, Ogdensburg, pass. and fgt.

Prop. Armenia, Toronto, pass. and fgt.

Str. Corinthian, Montreal, pass. and fgt.

Str. Peerless, Cornwall, freight.

Str. Corsican, Montreal, pass. and fgt.

Prop. Persia, Montreal, pass. and fgt.

Str. Gipsy, Ottawa, pass. and fgt.

Media Type:
Item Type:
Date of Original:
June 26, 1882
Local identifier:
Language of Item:
Rick Neilson
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
WWW address
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit

My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

British Whig (Kingston, ON), June 26, 1882