The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), July 18, 1887

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The schr. Folger is loading lumber for Oswego.

The barge Brandon, with 1,200 tons of coal, left for Montreal on Saturday.

Arrivals: barge Brandon, Oswego, 153 tons coal; schr. Annie Falconer, Toronto, 12,800 bush. wheat.

The steamer Hiram A. Calvin cleared with a large raft from Garden Island on Saturday afternoon.

The str. Pioneer carried many passengers to Channel Grove yesterday. The trip was much enjoyed.

The str. Ella Ross went down the river on Saturday night with a large passenger list. Every berth was full.

The schr. Gulnair and Breck, and prop. Myles, have been chartered at Duluth to carry wheat to Kingston. The rate is lower than usual.

The schooner Mysotis, coal laden, was run into near Pyramid Point by an unknown vessel. She lost all her head gear, and the bows were smashed in. The other vessel lost her mizzen mast.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), July 18, 1887