The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Aug. 28, 1888

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Extensive repairs to barge William at Portsmouth.

W. Blair intends having a costly sailing yacht built this winter.

The schr. Edward Blake has been chartered to carry ore to Cleveland.

The schr. Prussia, from Toledo with timber, has arrived at Garden Island.

The schr. E. Blake has been chartered to take ore to Cleveland. Freight 65 cents.

The steamer Kathleen broke her wheel at Kilmarnock Cut on Friday and was obliged to lay up at Jones' Falls.

Bronson's yacht broke her shaft last week by striking a snag on the Rideau river between Kingston Mills and Foster's locks. She will be towed down to Ottawa by Dalglish's steam yacht.

The schr. Eliza White, commanded by Capt. James Shannon, is aground on the Snake Island shoal. She went on during the night. She is laden with 100,473 feet of lumber for Oswego, and consigned by the Rathbun company. The steamer Hiram A. Calvin went to her rescue this morning.

Clearances: schr. Eliza White, Oswego, 100,473 feet lumber; schr. Philo Bennett, Oswego, 11,296 feet lumber.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Aug. 28, 1888