The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), July 18, 1889

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The schr. Idlewild is unloading timber at Richardson's wharf.

The schr. Lorraine is at Garden Island getting new spars placed in her.

Col. Hance has sold the steamer Annie Laurie to parties in Detroit. The boat will go west.

The following steamers called at Swift's wharf since yesterday: Alma Munro, Ocean, Algerian, from Montreal; Spartan from Toronto.

Col. Collier is working at the steamer City of Hamilton, sunk off Garden Island. He will not commence work on the str. St. Lawrence until winter.

The schr. Glasgow loaded with wood for Gilmour, Trenton, is aground on Munson's bar in Belleville harbor. All efforts to dislodge her have proved fruitless.

Arrivals: schr. Philo Bennett, Oswego, 180 tons coal; schr. Clara White, Oswego, 118 tons coal; schr. R. Anglin, Cape Vincent, light; tug D.G. Thomson, Oswego, with the barges Chicago, Maggie and Dorchester in tow, light (sic). They take coal to Montreal.

General Paragraphs - The schr. Hanlan ran on a shoal near Singer's Island, opposite Alexandria Bay, late Tuesday night. She was bound for Brockville with coal. She was unable to get off the shoal and remained there until the str. St. Lawrence pulled her off yesterday.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), July 18, 1889