The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 1, 1888

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The schr. W.Y. Emery has gone into winter quarters at Picton.

The schr. Queen of the Lakes was launched today at Deseronto.

Richardson & Son are loading the schr. O.S. Storrs with barley.

The schr. Watertown, Capt. C. Beaupre, made the trip between Toledo and Portsmouth in three days and a half.

The schr. White Oak has been chartered to carry phosphate to Fairhaven at 45 cents per ton. Breck & Booth chartered her.

Arrivals: schrs. Watertown, Toledo, 21,650 bushels corn; O.S. Storrs, Sackett's Harbour, light; Picton, Charlotte, 295 tons coal; B.W. Folger, Oswego, 208 tons coal.

The schr. Pensaukee, which sailed from Chicago on Oct. 18th with 35,500 bushels of wheat for Buffalo, sank in the St. Clair river. The wheat belonged to B.P. Hutchison, the big dealer.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 1, 1888