The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 18, 1872

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p.2 Reward - for body of purser E.N. Wright, of str. Picton., who drowned while on way to wreck of str. St. Helen in the Cedar Rapids on 5th.

Marine News

Montreal Transportation Company's Wharf - Arrivals - Prop Enterprise, Port Dalhousie, 21,000 bushels of corn; schooner Aigle de Mer, Toronto, 8,977 bushels wheat; prop. City of Chatham, from Chicago, lightened 5,271 bushels of corn, and thence proceeded to Montreal. Departures - Tug Glide and the following barges: Wanda, 11,179 bushels of corn; Grace, 5,256 bushels of do.; Convoy, 8,944 bushels of do.; Cruiser, 10,275 bushels of do.; Fortitude, 11,612 bushels of do.; C., 10,316 bushels do.

Messrs. James Swift and Co's Wharf - The steamers Corsican and Picton passed down. The propeller Georgian, also bound downwards, unloaded 1,000 barrels of flour.

Marine Railway - The schooner Northumberland is on the ways here receiving sundry repairs.

Port Colborne, June 17th - Down - Propeller Buckeye, Detroit, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; steam barge Mary Pringle, Cleavette, Ogdensburg, lumber; schooner Louisa, Union, Kingston, timber; brig Hercules, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; prop St. Albans, Chicago, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; propeller Europe, Chicago, Montreal, corn; schr. Victor, Port Huron, Garden Island, staves.

Up - Brig W.P. Emery, Florence, schrs. Jas. Norris, Persia, Rathbun, A. Hope, Undine, Marysburg, Sanderson, Grace Whitney, Ogdensburg, Cleveland, light; bark Mary Battle, St. Catharines, Oxford, light; John Breden, Oswego, Chicago, salt; schr. R. Dart, Kingston, Cleveland, iron ore; props. Lowell, Prairie State; schrs. Ariel, Wm. F. Allen, Sibylla, Port Colborne, Cleveland, light.

Accident - Wm. Chaffey fell off one of his schooners and was injured.

Grand Moonlight Excursion - on str. Pierrepont on 20th.

Excursion on Rochester to Gananoque, Clayton and Alexandria Bay on 24th.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 18, 1872