British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 16, 1889
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The schr. Wawanosh cleared today for Windsor with a cargo of railroad iron.
Arrivals: schr. Philo Bennett, Charlotte, 182 tons coal; schr. Annie Falconer, Charlotte, 376 tons coal.
The steam launches and boats at Alexandria Bay are being repaired and got ready for service. The steamer Island Queen will sail on May 23rd.
The other day the steamer Rideau Belle made the trip between Smith's Falls and Westport, 30 miles, in two hours and fifty five minutes, locking three times. This is the fastest time this trip has ever been made by a steamer.
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- May 16, 1889
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- Rick Neilson
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- Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes