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

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p.8 A Run Down The River - on str. St. Lawrence; nighttime illuminations described.

Racing Steamboats - St. Lawrence beats New Island Wanderer (formerly John Thorn, which had $7,000 expended on her). [Utica Herald]


The schr. Hammond, of Cape Vincent, is unloading corn from Toledo at the K. & M. Forwarding company's wharf, Portsmouth. The White Oak has arrived at the asylum with coal from Oswego. The prop. Blanchard lightened and proceeded to Ogdensburg on Saturday.

Arrivals: schr. Ocean Wave, Oswego, 140 tons of coal; prop. Niagara, Manistee, 125,000 feet pine deals; schr. White Oak, Oswego, coal; strs. Persia and Corinthian, Montreal; Ocean, St. Catharines; Spartan, Toronto; Varuna, Alexandria Bay; Norseman, Charlotte.

Clearances: schr. B.W. Folger, Oswego, 103,169 feet lumber; schr. E.P. Beals, Buffalo, light; schr. Singapore, Oswego, 3,300 ties.

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