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Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 1, 1869

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p.2 Sailboat Accident - upset, 3 men rescued.

Shipping News - The steamer St. Helen passed down last night. The schooner Richardson sailed this afternoon for Toronto, with wood. The schooner Titana arrived last night at the M.T. Company's wharf from Milwaukie, with 18,000 bushels of wheat, which was discharged into the barges Dauntless and Enterprise. The schooner Wave Crest is laying on a coat of paint at the Commercial wharf. The steamer Hercules arrived this afternoon at Garden Island, with a lake raft from Hamilton for Quebec. The barge Stadacona leaves Glassford & Jones' wharf this evening, with 18,100 bushels of wheat for Montreal. The schooner Tranchemontagne arrived at the M.T. Company's wharf this afternoon, from Hamilton, with 8,610 bushels wheat. The steamer City of Ottawa, from Ottawa, arrived this afternoon at Kinghorn's wharf, and left again to return.

The following vessels passed through the Welland Canal, May 31st:

Down - Schrs. Bay Queen, Dover, Kingston, staves; W.B. Allen, Milwaukie, St. Catherines, wheat; White Squall, Milwaukie, Kingston, do; A. Ford, Toledo, Oswego, do.; T. Parsons, Milwaukie, Oswego, do.; Magdala, Port Stanley, Kingston, staves; Sweepstakes, Chicago, Kingston, wheat; Mediterranean, Chicago, Oswego, corn; S.H. Lathrop, Detroit, Ogdensburgh, lumber and shingles; Norwegian, Milwaukie, Oswego, wheat; Ada Medora, Toledo, Ogdensburgh, lumber; Olive Branch, Port Huron, Oswego, do.; W.G. Preston, Milwaukie, Kingston, wheat; J.E. Gilmore, Milwaukie, Oswego, do.; Onward, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; Jas. Platt, Chicago, Kingston, wheat.

Up - Schr. Phoebe Catherine, Oswego, Owen Sound, coal; Brig Orkney Lass, Kingston, Cleveland, light; Schrs. Yankee, Kingston, Saginaw, light; Smith & Post, Oswego, Chicago, salt; Kanter, Kingston, Chicago, pig iron; C.C. Griswold, Oswego, Chicago, salt. Prop Lowell, Oswego, Chicago, gen cargo. Brig L. Cook, Kingston, Port Stanley, light. Schrs. White Oak, Kingston, Cleveland, light; T. Martin, Cape Vincent, Buffalo, iron ore; E. White, Kingston, Port Burwell, light; L.E. Calvin, Kingston, Toledo, do. Tug Lily Kerr, St. Catherines, Collingwood, barge in tow. Props East, Kingston, Chicago, pig iron; Young America, Oswego, Toledo, gen cargo. Schrs. Belle Wallbridge, Ogdensburgh, Cleveland, iron ore; S.D. Hungerford, Oswego, Toledo, salt; Princess Alexandra, Cobourg, Erie, iron ore. Prop City of Concord, Oswego, Chicago, gen cargo; Buckeye, Toledo, gen cargo. At elevator to light - Barque Arabia, schrs. Prince Alfred, Montblanc, Dashing Wave, M.F. Merrick. Large fleet outside. No wind. Very heavy fog on lake. The schr. Jos. Cochrane was raised by steam pumps on Saturday night, and towed to Buffalo for repairs.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 1, 1869