The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), April 27, 1889

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Cleared: schr. Grantham and Prussia, Toledo, light.

The prop. Algonquin has been chartered to carry wheat to Kingston.

The prop. Sir L. Tilley, coaling at Swift's, will go to Detroit from here.

Loading: schr. Nellie Hunter, Oswego, lumber; schr. Annie Falconer, Oswego, lumber.

Arrivals: schr. Grimsby, Toledo, 25,000 bushels corn; prop. Clinton, Toledo, 17,935 bushels corn; barge City of Kingston, Cape Vincent, light.

Capt. T. Donnelly, inspector of hulls, returned from the Bay of Quinte today. He inspected the steamers Reindeer, Empress of India and Varuna.

The str. Alexandria arrived today from Sorel, P.Q., where she received an entirely new engine. She has received an extensive overhauling.

The schr. Ganges, (Capt. Elliott), Clayton, from Detroit to Ogdensburg, with corn, ran ashore yesterday at Featherbed Shoals. She is out a foot forward and 6 inches aft.

p.4 ad - Boats, Boats - T.N. Sharman, Boat builder, Simcoe Street

p.8 Incidents Of the Day - Work on the long pier, Portsmouth, which ceased last fall, will be resumed on Monday.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), April 27, 1889