The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 29, 1888

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The schr. Jessie Breck went into winter quarters today.

The schr. Acacia, from Toronto, is unloading barley at Oswego.

The Traveller and four barges left here Saturday night for Montreal.

The schr. Grantham made the trip from Kingston to the canal with a cargo of iron ore in twenty-seven hours.

The schr. Keewatin, owned by Mr. Campbell, of Colborne, has been released from Grand Island. She is uninjured.

The schr. Julia, from Oswego, is discharging coal at Swift's wharf. She is chartered to carry barley from Amherst Island to Oswego.

Schr. Mary Lyon, from Toledo, 24,000 bushels of corn, arrived at Portsmouth, Saturday night, expects to leave for Oswego tonight.

Yesterday it was announced that the Cornwall canal, which was to have been opened this week, had again given out, and that the damage could not be repaired for a week. The general impression is that navigation cannot be resumed this year.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 29, 1888