The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 6, 1890

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The schr. John McBride is loading coal at Swifts wharf for Gananoque.

Vessel freight on corn to Kingston from Georgian Bay is quoted at 3 3/4 cents.

The str. Tecumseh, Toledo to Collins Bay, with timber, passed Port Dalhousie on Saturday.

Clearances: tug Thompson and ?, Montreal, coal; tug Hall and barge Detroit, Oswego, barley.

The tug Jessie Hall and 5 barges will leave this afternoon for Montreal, loaded with grain and coal.

The prop. Tilley and schrs. Neelon and Merritt left this afternoon for Charlotte, light, to load coal for Port Arthur.

The barge Toledo left for Oswego on Saturday evening with the last cargo of barley Richardson & Sons had in store.

Arrivals: str. Tilley and 2 barges, Duluth 85,000 wheat; tug Hall and bargeAcadia, Oswego, coal; str. Kathleen, Clayton.

The str. Kathleen took the party of New York gentlemen, who have been shooting in the Bay for the past 10 days, back to Clayton on Saturday.

The steam yacht Ingomar is being repaired at Robinsons. The gearing will be slightly altered, and it is expected that her speed will be much increased.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 6, 1890