The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), July 24, 1886

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p.2 Late Local Items - Two barges are being repaired - the Glengarry at the M.T. Co.'s wharf and the Alabama at Portsmouth.

The schr. Ocean Wave cleared for Cobourg yesterday with stone, shipped by J.W. Brown.



The steamer Reliance is loading 350,000 ft. of lumber for Oswego.

The Kingston rate on grain from Chicago is from 4 1/2 cents to 4 3/4 cents.

The schr. John Magee, Chicago, is in the Welland Canal with grain for Kingston.

The str. Prince Arthur has arrived here to make her usual Monday trip to Montreal.

The schr. Mary Ann Lydon has been chartered to load coal for Toronto and Hamilton.

The steamer Khartoum towed the schr. Manzanilla to Four Mile Point yesterday. The schooner is going to Oswego to load coal for Hamilton.

The steamer Rideau Belle made the trip from Westport to Kingston yesterday in seven and a half hours, going through fourteen locks and travelling fifty miles.

Capt. Donnelly has forwarded pumps to be used in rescuing the sch. M.L. Breck, ashore in Georgian Bay. The captain will go to the wreck from Midland.

The following is the staff of the str. Rothesay: John Finucan, manager; S.V. Anderson, captain; Wm. Lashay, mate; S. Finucan, wheelsman; F.M. Hepburn, stewart; Wm. Russell, assistant stewart; Peter Berard, engineer; D. Henderson, assistant engineer; and a full crew of deck hands and firemen.

Arrivals - schr. Annie Minnes, Oswego, 283 tons coal; steamer W.B. Hall, Duluth, 25,938 bush. wheat; schr. Mary, Oswego, 194 tons coal; schr. Clara White, Oswego, 108 tons coal; schr. Blanche, Charlotte, 220 tons coal.

Cleared - schr. Gleniffer, Toledo, light; str. W.B. Hall, Oswego, light; steamer Reliance, Oswego, 195,821 feet lumber; schr. Manzanilla, Oswego, light; schr. R. Marwood, Toledo, light; schr. Rhoda, Oswego, light; tug Edmund and barges, Oswego, light.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), July 24, 1886