The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), June 21, 1886

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The steamer Ontario passed up on Saturday en route to Charlotte.

The schr. Folger has been chartered to load lumber for Oswego.

The steamer Norseman will commence her Sunday trips to Alexandria Bay about the middle of next month.

The schr. Craftsman, which had her foremast broken on Friday last, will be ready for service in a few days.

The steambarge Erin and consorts, Toledo, corn and schr. Jessie Scarth, Chicago, are in the Welland Canal en route to Kingston.

The schrs. Watertown, Comanche, Hoboken, A.L. Andrews, Westside, American and Oliver Mitchell bring corn from Chicago to Kingston at 4 O cents per bushel.

Mr. Fields, hardware merchant, Brockville, has purchased the yacht Sunbeam from T.R. Brough, Gananoque, for $125. Mr. Fields also purchased a yacht from A. Ramsay, built during the past winter.

The steamer Hazelton has left for Oswego. She makes two trips a week from Oswego to Alexandria Bay, touching at ports, including Kingston, arriving here every Monday and Thursday, and returning on the day following.

Arrivals: schr. Clara White, Oswego, 108 tons coal; schr. W.F. Greenwood, Toronto, 8,983 bush. wheat; prop. Lincoln, Toledo, 17,500 bushels corn; schr. Lisgar, Toledo, 23,180 bush. corn; schr. B.W. Folger, Oswego, 231 tons coal; schr. A.M. Foster, Oswego, 160 tons coal; str. Khartoum, Gananoque, 2,500 bushels oats.

Cleared: schr. F.D. Barker, Chicago, light; schr. Emma, Chaumont, 1,000 feet lumber, 21,000 shingles; schr. Erie Stewart, Oswego, light; schr. Speedwell, Charlotte, light; schr. Julia, Oswego, 50,000 feet lumber; schr. J.H. Breck, Oswego, light; steamer Freemason and barge Minnie Francis, Ottawa, light; schr. Emerald, Brockville, coal.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), June 21, 1886