The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Sept. 9, 1884

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The H.A. Calvin tows hither a raft of heavy timber from Belleville, owned by Mr. Irwin.

Donnelly Bros. have sold the tug Mixer to James Stewart, of Portsmouth, for $780. They made $150 by the sale.

Six vessel loads of granite paving and curbing stone have been shipped from Grindstone Island to Chicago this season. The Alma Munro also took a quantity of paving stone to Toronto, the first shipment to that city. A block recently shipped to Montreal, for a monument, measured 12 x 2 x 2 feet.

The tug Active cleared today for Oswego with seven barges carrying 1,250,000 feet of lumber, purchased in Ottawa for the Oswego Manufacturing Company.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Sept. 9, 1884