The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), April 17, 1890

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The prop. Glengarry and tow passed Port Colborne yesterday afternoon.

The schr. Dudley cleared this morning for Dead Man's bay to load ice for Charlotte.

The schr. Storrs arrived last night from Charlotte with coal for the M.T. company.

Capt. Scott, Oswego, has sold his schooner George to Mr. Fox, Marblehead, for $27,000.

The prop. Alma Munro, Captain Clifford, cleared today for Chicago where she will load grain for Montreal.

The tug Bronson, on the M.T. company ways and undergoing a thorough repairing was launched yesterday.

During March 6 new steamers were launched at various lake ports, aggregating 6,312 tons with a valuation of $740,000.

The str. Proctor went up the river yesterday from Brockville with 2 schooners loaded with ice, 2 laden with lumber and 3 light.

The schrs. Ella Murton, Eliza Fisher, Eliza White, Ocean Wave, and Queen of the Lakes are loading ice for Charlotte. They were chartered by the Rathbun co.

The schr. Fleetwing has reached Toronto with paving stone from Prinyer. The Fleetwing loaded the cargo last fall but got caught in the ice in the upper gap between Kingston and the Ducks where she remained all winter. She only got clear of the ice 2 days ago.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), April 17, 1890