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British Whig (Kingston, ON), June 8, 1887

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The steamer Anglin is loading ties for Cape Vincent.

The schr. B.W. Folger is on her way from Charlotte to the city with coal.

Capt. Mulligan has sold the str. Water Lily for a handsome sum to Capt. Scott, of Kingston.

Called at Swift's - strs. Spartan, Toronto; Algerian, Montreal; Persia, St. Catharines.

Clearances - prop. Tilley and consorts, Ashtabula, light; schrs. Wave Crest and Hannah Butler, Fair Haven, light.

Seeley & Moffatt are building a steamer at Perth which will be used for excursion purposes. The boat will replace the steamer Peerless, owned by the same firm. It is likely that the engines and boiler for the new craft will be built in Kingston.

Arrivals: schr. A.M. Foster, Oswego, 154 tons coal; schr. H. Dudley, Toronto, 15,100 bush. wheat; prop. Alma Munro, Duluth, 10,010 bush. wheat; prop. Acadia, Duluth, 4,000 bush. wheat; prop. Lincoln, Chicago, 17,400 bush. corn; schr. Gleniffer, Chicago, 21,291 bush. corn; schr. Lisgar, Chicago, 22,791 bush. corn.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), June 8, 1887