The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 26, 1886

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The yachts Una, Laura and Gracie have been hauled out at the shipyard.

The barge Minnie Francis has gone to Mud Island to load stone for Montreal.

Tomorow the schr. Cora W. Post will be hauled out at Davis' shipyard and recaulked.

The prop. Sir S.L. Tilley and consorts will probably carry ore from Weller's Bay to Cleveland.

The steam barge Water Lily and barge Bann have arrived with lumber for Deseronto and Oswego.

The prop. Canada, Duluth, corn; prop. St. Magnus, Washburn, wheat, are in the Welland Canal en route to Kingston.

The prop. Lincoln and schr. Lisgar have been chartered by Breck & Booth to carry ore from Weller's Bay to Cleveland. The freight rate is 95 cents f.o.b. in and out.

Three ship carpenters, on a float, caulking the barge Lisgar, were precipitated into the water this morning by the steam barge Lincoln starting the platform and upsetting it. The men lost their tools.

Eilbeck's elevator - schrs. Idle Wild discharged 1,800 bushels of barley; P. Bennett and Clara White cleared today with 11,500 bushels of barley for Oswego.

Richardson's elevator - schr. Herbert Dudley is loading 16,500 bushels of barley for Oswego; schrs. Minnie and Laura D. are discharging 3,500 bushels of barley, and the sloop Lorraine cleared yesterday for Prescott with 4,600 bushels of barley.

Arrivals: sloop Olive, Cape Vincent, light; prop. Sir S.L. Tilley, Duluth, 41,250 bushels wheat; schr. T.R. Merritt, Duluth, 22,050 bush. wheat; schr. Augusta, Duluth, 21,500 bush. wheat; schr. J.R. Benson, Duluth, 21,500 bush. wheat; schr. G.M. Neelon, Duluth, 21,500 bush. wheat; schr. H. Dudley, Ogdensburg, light.

Cleared: schr. Gleniffer, Charlotte, light; tug Edmond and two barges, Ogdensburg, 18,500 feet lumber.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 26, 1886