The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 21, 1890

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p.1 General Paragraphs - A dry dock 400' long, 52' wide at bottom, 94' at water line will be built at Detroit. The dock will be of wood with caisson steel gates.

Clearances: tug Glide and 6 barges, Montreal, light; barges Nile and Isis, Deseronto, barralled salt; schr. Ella Murton, Oswego, 251,000 feet lumber.


The props Ocean and Niagara called here today.

The prop. Tilley will leave this afternoon for Port Dalhousie, light.

The str. Islander has stopped her trips to Millan's Bay for hay and is below the bridge in winter quarters.

The schr. White Oak has been chartered to carry wheat to Glenora. The sloop Idlewild took a cargo up yesterday.

The sloop Minnie has been purchased by parties on Howe Island, and has just been chartered to load lumber for Gananoque.

The prop. Glengarry, with the schooners Gaskin and Glenora, were wind-bound for 2 days at Port Dalhousie, but left yesterday and will probably be here today. The tug Walker, with schrs. Minnedosa and Kildonan, were also wind-bound for a short time and will arrive tomorrow.

Arrivals: prop. Tilley and schr. S. Neelon, Fort William, wheat.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 21, 1890