The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Sept. 18, 1884

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p.2 Latest Marine Items - tug Sherwood, owned by Rathbuns, burned en route from Deseronto to Trenton.



The crew of the schr. Fannie Campbell, from the Captain down to the cook, joined in a petition in Chicago to libel that vessel for $451 wages due them.

Some of the grain men on 'Change at Montreal predict a brighter outlook within the next three or four weeks, when the grain from the west will be shipped through to Europe.

The management of the Kingston & Montreal Forwarding Company yesterday placed seven barges in the coal carrying trade, making in all a fleet of over twenty barges belonging to the Fowarding Companies now in this industry.

The Richelieu & Ontario Navigation Company's steamers have commenced to make tri-weekly trips instead of daily. Boats calling east call at the Kingston wharf at 5 a.m. on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Going west they leave at 5 p.m. on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Sept. 18, 1884