The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), June 16, 1887

Full Text



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.

Media Type:
Item Type:
Date of Original:
June 16, 1887
Local identifier:
Language of Item:
Rick Neilson
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
WWW address
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit

My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

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