The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 14, 1890

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The schr. Keewatin is loading grain at Belleville for Oswego.

Capt. Booth says he is unable to get vessels to carry stone to Toronto.

The str. Alexandria is again on her route having been fully repaired.

Capt. Taylor has been inspecting the schr. Garibaldi and giving her a good report.

On June 22nd the Richelieu and Ontario navigation company will go into service.

Capt. Paul and a gang of men will commence deepening the Harbour tomorrow.

The steam yacht Wherenow will be launched on May 28th. She is now being improved.

The prop. Myles passed Port Colborne yesterday for Kingston from Duluth with wheat.

The strs. D.N. Wilson and Algonquin passed Port Dalhousie from Duluth to Kingston loaded with wheat.

At Button Bay during the month of April there were 13 boats loaded, 7 with hay and ice for S.R. Hinckley and 6 with hay, ice and barley for McGlynn Bros.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 14, 1890