The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Aug. 30, 1887

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The schr. Annandale, Capt. J. McCarty, is receiving a new foremast.

The steamer St. Magnus, expected tonight from Duluth, is laden with grain.

The schr. Manzanilla has been chartered to carry 21,000 bushels of wheat to Kingston from Chicago.

Wheat freights in Duluth are firm. Contracts to carry 60,000 bushels to Kingston were made at 7 cents per bushel.

The tug Cummings and a wrecking scow left Oswego for the wrecked barge Minnie Francis, ashore near Big Sandy Creek. The lumber of the Oswego manufacturing company will be taken to Oswego.

The steam barge Nile, injured by colliding with the Antelope some days ago, has been repaired, and is again in service. She arrived this morning from Deseronto with her consort lumber laden.

Arrivals: schr. McLellan, Dexter, light; schr. B.W. Folger, Oswego, 174 tons coal; schr. Singapore, Oswego, 362 tons coal; schr. Bavaria, Toledo, 349 pieces oak and white wood; str. D.D. Calvin, Toledo, 374 pieces pine and oak.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Aug. 30, 1887