The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Sept. 30, 1889

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The yacht Vega is undergoing extensive repairs.

The prop. Monteagle brings corn to Kingston from Chicago.

The steamer Spartan, the last of the mail line steamers going eastward, will leave Kingston tomorrow morning.

The sailing skiff race held on Saturday afternoon in the harbor, was won by T. Sharman's boat. C. Bowman got second place.

The tug McArthur and schr. Jessie Breck left on Saturday for Brockville. The work of raising the steamer Armstrong and barge Gaskin will be commenced immediately.

The str. Kathleen which up to the present has had a successful season, will run until navigation closes. The captain thinks he will be able to run the boat for six weeks longer.

Arrivals: Schr. Wawanosh, Toledo, 34,300 bush. corn; schr. John Gaskin, Duluth, 35,600 bush. wheat; schr. Glenora, Duluth, 45,000 bush. wheat; prop. Glengarry, Duluth, 21,000 bush.wheat; schr. Clara White, Charlotte, 109 tons coal; schr. Eliza Fisher, Charlotte, coal.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Sept. 30, 1889