The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Sept. 8, 1886

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Cleared - Sloop Tourist, Sackett's Harbor, 2,000 bush. (sic) fish.

A raft was despatched from Garden Island to Quebec yesterday.

The prop. Sir Leonard Tilley and consorts have reached Garden Island with pine timber from Lake Superior.

The Rothesay made the trip from Gananoque to Ogdensburg, 52 miles, Saturday, in 2 1/2 hours. This is the best time ever made between the ports.

Capt. Garrett, of the Ida, plying between Montreal and Kingston, was the recipient of a complimentary address, signed by all the passengers on his last trip.

Arrivals - schr. Oliver Mitchell, Chicago, 21,050 bush. wheat; sloop Tourist, Pultneyville, N.Y., fruit.

The schrs. Mary Ann Lydon, with ore for Cleveland, and White Oak, with lumber for Oswego, cleared today.

Prop. Alma Munro, Toledo, lightened 8,500 bush. corn. The prop. Lincoln and Lisgar lightened grain also.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Sept. 8, 1886