The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 6, 1886

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The schr. Seigle cleared for Toledo today.

The Rideau Canal was to be opened today.

The steamer Rideau Belle was to leave for Westport today.

The yacht Gracie is in port having on board the unnamed Englishman.

The steamer Khartoum reached here today with wood from Fairfield.

The steambarge Free Mason and barge Minnie cleared light for Ottawa today.

In future the Cape Vincent steamer will leave this city at 7:30 a.m. and at 2:45 p.m.

The prop. Dominion, from St. Catharines, is discharging 200 bags of flour at Swift's this morning.

Nearly all the grain brought here this season has been handled by the K. & M. Forwarding Co.

The schrs. Jessie Breck and S. Black, from Toledo, with timber for Garden Island, will likely arrive tomorrow.

The steambarge Nile and barges Isis and Bedford arrived from Cape Vincent. They will take merchandise to Ottawa, and will return to the city with lumber for the Rathbun company.

Arrivals - schrs. J.L. McLaren, Chicago, 18,900 bush. wheat; Speedwell, Toledo, 450 tons coal; Lem Ellsworth, Chicago, 23,403 bush. wheat; S.J. Luff, Chicago, 19,979 bush. wheat; H. Howland, Chicago, 22,000 bush. wheat; A.B. Yarns, Chicago, 42,610 bush. corn; E.J. McVea, Chicago, 19,451 bush. wheat.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 6, 1886