The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), April 17, 1889

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The Beauharnois canal is open.

The schr. Annie Falconer is loading lumber for Oswego.

The barge City of Kingston is loading ties for Cape Vincent.

The schr. Emerald, Burlington, loads timber for Kingston.

The strs. Ocean and Persia will leave St. Catharines for Kingston on May 1st.

The prop. Metamora and three barges are loading lumber at Toronto for Collins' Bay.

A large number of barges left Port Dalhousie last night loaded with grain for the M.T. Co.

The repairs to the prop. Scotia were finished this morning and she started for the upper lakes.

The strs. Iron State and Iron Age and consorts, loaded with corn, left Detroit on Saturday for Kingston.

The str. St. Lawrence is at the Grand Trunk wharf. She is being thoroughly renovated and painted.

Engineer Derry, of the str. Maud, fell into the firehole of the str. Islander yesterday, injuring his knee, hip, and side.

The schrs. Annandale, Dudley, and E. White cleared yesterday with railroad ties for Oswego. The str. Van Allen started with lumber for the same port.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), April 17, 1889