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

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p.3 Kingston yachts defeated at Clayton - account of races.


The str. Tecumseh has arrived at Collinsby with a raft of five drams.

The tug McArthur will tow a raft from Belleville to Collinsby in a few days.

The str. Khartoum will, until further notice, run three trips daily between Kingston and Channel Grove.

The crews of the barges comprising the consort of the prop. Scotia, lying at Collinsby, have refused to work for $25 per month. They want $1 per day.

This morning the crew, four men, of the schr. Glenora quit work because the M.T. Co. wanted to cut down their wages from $1 to $25 per month. Another crew was secured.

The steam barge Nile and consorts have arrived from Ottawa with lumber. It is being shipped into the schrs. Singapore, Anna M. Foster, Pilot and Hanlan for Toronto, Deseronto and Oswego.

Arrivals - schr. Mary Copley, Toledo, 19,800 bush. corn.

Cleared - str. Alexandria, Ogdensburg, 784 dozen eggs; schr. White Oak, Charlotte, light; prop. Glengarry and consorts, Charlotte, to load coal for Port Arthur.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), July 6, 1886