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British Whig (Kingston, ON), June 16, 1887

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The schr. Bessie Barwick has been chartered to carry 20,000 bushels of wheat from Chicago to Kingston.

The steam barge Nile and consorts have arrived from Deseronto with wood, and will clear tomorrow for Ottawa with lumber.

The penitentiary steam yacht, a neat and handsome craft, was launched yesterday. She is a fast sailer, 45 ft. in length and 8 ft. beam. She will carry comfortably about fifty passengers.

Arrivals: schr. A.M. Foster, Fairhaven, 119 tons coal; schr. Philo Bennett, Oswego, 180 tons coal.

Clearances: schr. Vienna, Fairhaven, light; prop. St. Magnus, Duluth, light; schr. Annie Falconer, Sodus Pt., light; steam barge R. Anglin, Cape Vincent, 2,000 ties; schr. B.W. Folger, Oswego, 124,210 ft. lumber; schr. Emma, Oswego, 142,326 ft. lumber.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), June 16, 1887