The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 5, 1888

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The schr. Singapore is loading 360 tons of iron ore for Cleveland.

A large force of joiners are employed on the str. Cibola at present, and the work is making great headway.

The str. D.D. Calvin and consorts Prussia, Denmark and Norway cleared last night for Mille Coquin, Mich., to load pine timber.

Arrivals: prop. Niagara, Toledo, 5,500 bush. corn; tug Thistle, Sackett's Harbor, light; prop. Lake Ontario, Hamilton, light and passengers.

The schr. Persia, purchased by D.W. Allison and Capt. Hogan has arrived at Picton from Amherstburg. She will be hauled out and undergo thorough repairs.

John Buck, for years keeper of the Sister's and Red Horse lighthouses, died at Alexandria Bay last Sunday. He was ill only a few days of inflammation of the lungs.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 5, 1888