The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Sept. 12, 1888

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The schr. Philo Bennett is discharging coal at Swift's.

The yacht Atalanta arrived from Belleville yesterday.

The schr. Jessie Breck has arrived from Oswego with coal.

The steamer Cibola will probably lay up at Deseronto. During the winter she is to be raised about two feet.

The Rathbun company hold a mortgage on the steamer Ella Ross and she is to be sold at once. She was formerly the old Gypsy, and when rebuilt Capt. Garrett purchased her for the Rideau route.

Secretary Fairchild has ordered a refund of duty on three ship's pumps imported by a forwarding company from Canada. The pumps were purchased at Kingston, and taken on board the barge William to prevent it from sinking. When the barge arrived at Fairhaven, N.Y., the duty was assessed.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Sept. 12, 1888