The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 19, 1887

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The steamer John Thorn will go to Portsmouth tomorrow and receive new kelsons.

Richardson & Son are loading barges with phosphate for Montreal.

The schr. Jessie Breck, with timber, has arrived at the Welland Canal.

The schr. Rutherford, from Sandusky, is discharging coal at the K. & P.R.R. dock.

The steamer Rideau Belle ran from Kingston Mills to the city in 33 minutes. Fastest time yet made.

Navigation on the Rideau canal is delayed because of the wing of a wall at the locks at Clowe's quarry, near Merrickvillle, tumbling in.

Departures - schrs. Blanche, Charlotte, light; Katie Eccles, Oswego, light; Jamieson, Charlotte, light; B.W. Folger, St. Catharines, lumber.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 19, 1887