The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), March 14, 1885

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p.3 Mates Have Been Appointed - There will be no pilots engaged on the Richelieu & Ontario Navigation Company's steamers, plying between Toronto and Montreal, next summer. The navigation of the river will be left entirely to the mates. The following mates have been appointed: steamer Algerian, W. McGannon, Prescott; Corinthian, J. McGrath, Lachine; Passport, Jas. Carraway, Baskerville, P.Q.; Corsican, G. Batton, Kingston.

Personal Column - Capt. Paterson, of Kingston, has been elected Vice President of Owen Sound Steamship Co. His steamer Africa is in the service.

Wm. Williams while building barge for Tett Bros. at Bedford Mills, caught cold and died.

Incidents Of The Day - The officers of the str. Hero, besides Capt. Nicholson, will be this season: Wm. Bloomfield, mate; Rob't McColl, engineer; Samuel Cox, steward.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), March 14, 1885