The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 23, 1888

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The first boat of the Royal Mail line from Montreal will arrive here on June 5th.

The Idle Wild discharged 1,000 bushels of oats and peas at Richardson & Sons elevator today.

The schr. Queen of the Lakes, which was to have gone to Deseronto for repairs yesterday has not been raised. The canvas which covered a hole in her bottom has gone, and before she can be lifted a new piece will have to be tacked over the hole. She will be ready for moving on Monday.

Arrivals - str. Freemason, Oswego, 100 tons coal; props. Michigan, Oswego, light; Canada, Toledo, 7,011 bushels corn; schr. Philo Bennett, Oswego, 180 tons coal.

Clearances - schr. B.W. Folger, Oswego, 9,270 feet lumber; barges Puritan, Cape Vincent, 3,000 ties; Minnie, Ogdensburg, 1,500 ties.

May 24, 1888

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 23, 1888