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British Whig (Kingston, ON), June 14, 1887

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p.5 A Trip To Simcoe Island - Capt. Rothwell, sr., fitting out str. Pioneer to run as ferry between Simcoe Island and city.



Major Fairtlough's yacht has been hauled out and is receiving extensive repairs.

The steam barge Anglin cleared for Cape Vincent with ties last evening.

The steamer Alexandria touched at Gunn's wharf last night and took on 2,597 dozens of eggs for Ogdensburg.

The schr. Lanna D. (sic - Laura D. ?), from Napanee, is discharging 1,600 bushels of wheat at Richardson & Son's elevator.

The St. Lawrence River Steamboat company has decided to change the name of the str. John Thorn to that of Evangeline.

Arrivals: schr. Julia, Toronto, 7,000 bush. wheat; schr. W.J. Suffel, Toronto, 15,027 bush. wheat.

Cleared: schr. Midland Rover, Cleveland, light; schr. Nellie Hunter, Fairhaven, light; schr. Suffel, Charlotte, light.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), June 14, 1887