The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 31, 1889

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The tug Jessie Hall and barges, light, from Montreal arrived today.

The tug Bronson and four barges with grain left last night for Montreal.

The schr. Philo Bennett arrived yesterday from Oswego with a cargo of coal. She had also on board twelve barrels of deep rock water.

The Montreal board of trade will ask the government to establish a telephone service along the Cornwall canal. Had there been such a service the fact of the foundering of the barge Huron could have been reported seventeen hours earlier than it actually was.

General Paragraphs - The steamer Norseman will discontinue her regular trips for the season on Saturday next.

The remains of Mrs. Christie, one of the victims of the Quinte disaster, were found yesterday and taken to Picton on the Reindeer for interment. The body of the lad has not been recovered yet.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 31, 1889