The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Sept. 17, 1884

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p.3 Incidents Of The Day - The wind blew stiffly from the south west last night, and necessitated the detention of the steamer Algerian, bound up until midnight last evening when the gale moderated.


The tug Active left this morning for Oswego with four canal boats.

The schr. Sea Bird, from Deseronto, with bunch wood, arrived this morning at Rathbun's.

Arrivals at Swift's: Algerian, Montreal; Corsican, Toronto; Prussia, St. Catharines.

The schr. Prussia arrived at Garden Island from Toledo last night with lumber.

The captain of the schr. Bell (sic - Belle ?) says he will make no repairs to the vessel this year.

Col. Hance's steam yacht Annie Laurie, recently purchased from John Greenway, Syracuse, N.Y., is docked at R. Davis's. She is being painted and thoroughly overhauled.

The str. Watertown, owned by Folger Bros., was sold yesterday to Baxter Bros. for $3,000. Mr. Baxter will have her hauled out at Power's shipyard and thoroughly repaired. Next spring she will be put on the route between Black Rock and Erie. Thomas Allen will superintend the repairs.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Sept. 17, 1884