The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 11, 1869

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p.2 Shipping News - J.H. Henderson & Co's wharf - The schr H.S. Wallbridge arrived from Toledo last night with 12,000 bush grain.

Shipyard - The barge Yarrow goes on the ways today for repairs.

Gurney & Glidden's wharf - The schr Persia, from Garden Island this morning, and the schr. Richardson are loading wood for Toronto. The schr Australia and Sea Bird, from Oswego this morning, are loading wood at Doran's wharf for the same destination.

The tug Eleanor, which took the iron for the repairs of the Jones's Falls locks on Saturday last, returned this morning, and reports that the repairs will be completed and the locks opened on Friday, the 26th inst.

The propeller Avon is about to be fitted up for the grain trade under the direction of Captain Riddell, late of the propeller North, who will command her. The M.T. Company will be the agents.

The Welland Canal is completely repaired and vessels pass through.

The bark Jessie Drummond was offered for sale today, and purchased in behalf of one of the owners, Mr. Wm. Ross, of Glasgow, Scotland, who was her builder.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 11, 1869