The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 3, 1872

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p.2 Hoisting Machine - The Montreal Transportation Company, and Messrs. Geo. Chaffey & Bro. have now in use hoisting machines - barges having engines on board by which iron ore, and other material can be transhipped at a wonderful rapid rate. They are a great acquisition to the forwarding business.

Coercion - proprietor of shipyard dismissed two carpenters for wrong vote.

Marine News

Port Colborne, Aug. 2nd - Down - Schr. Oriental, Garden River, Kingston, timber; props. Maine, Toledo, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; Oswegatchie, Detroit, do., do.; schr. Australia, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; brig Emery, do., do., do.; schr. Canadian, do., do., do.; Pandora, do., do., do.; Annandale, do., do., do.; George C. Finnay, Chicago, Kingston, wheat; American, Detroit, Oswego, corn; steam barge Wm. Cowie, Detroit, Ogdensburg, lumber; schr. Kate L. Bruce, Milwaukee, Kingston; Undine, Cleveland, Hamilton, coal; bark St. Lawrence, Union, Clayton, timber; schr. William Lewis, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; W.G. Grant, Milwaukee, Kingston, wheat; Amaranth, Chicago, Kingston, wheat; J.W. Sargant, Cleveland, Montreal, stone; H.W. Hoag, Toledo, Kingston, corn; West Side, Chicago, Kingston, wheat; Princess Alexandria, Amherstburg, Clayton, staves; Union Jack, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; C. Jeffrey, Port Huron, Kingston, staves; Persia, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; Trenton, Chicago, Kingston, wheat; bark Alexander, schr. E. Blake.

Up - Schrs. Hibernia, Sweepstakes, Enterprise of Port Hope, Tradewind, G. Smith; prop. Michigan, schr. Bay Queen, Port Dalhousie, Saginaw, light; Rockaway, Ontario, Erie, iron; schr. Melrose, Floretta, bark Gen. Burnsides.

p.3 Custom Imports - Aug. 1st - Prop Enterprise, Port Dalhousie, M.T. Co., 20,180 bush corn.

-Str. Spartan, Oswego, 8 bbls apples, 1 bx tomatoes.

-Str. Pierrepont, Cape Vincent, (mixed cargo).

-Str. Corinthian, Montreal, (mixed cargo)

Aug. 2nd - Str. Passport, Charlotte, Rees Bros., 8 bbls fruit.

-Schr. L. Richardson, Oswego, J. Swift & Co., 200 tons coal; D. Rourk, 12 wheel barrows.

-Schr. M. Gormley, Oswego, S. Muckleston & Co., 15 bbls w lime; G.M. Kinghorn, 50 bbls w lime.

-Schr. Shannon, Little Sodus, G. Chaffey & Bros., 113 tons coal.

-Barque G. Thurston, Toledo, Calvin & Breck, 222 pieces oak, 11 pieces walnut.

-Barque Cambria, Bay City, Calvin & Breck, 153 pieces pine.

-Barque Mary Jane, Saginaw Bay, Calvin & Breck, 233 pieces oak, 4 pieces pine.

-Str. Pierrepont, Cape Vincent, (mixed cargo)

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 3, 1872