The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 11, 1873

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p.1 Marine News

Jones & Miller's wharf - Schr. Cossack, Milwaukee, 18,000 bush. wheat; Flora Emma, Toronto, 9,000 bush. wheat. The barge Monica leaves tonight with 9,500 bush. wheat for Montreal.

Montreal Transportation Company's wharf - The prop. R.W. Standley lightened 4,000 bush. wheat here, and proceeded to Montreal. Cleared: Barges Harvest, 15,200 bush. wheat; Relief, 12,409 bush. corn; Burgess, 10,750 bush. wheat; Amazon, 9,590 bush. wheat.

Messrs. James Swift & Co.'s wharf - The str. Passport passed up, and the Magnet down; str. Carlisle, from the Rideau Canal, with general cargo. The schrs. Sweet Home and Mail left yesterday afternoon with iron ore for Fairhaven.

Holcomb & Stewart's wharf - Arrived: The schr. Northumberland, from Kincardine, with 15,000 bush. wheat.

A large number of barges are lying at Montreal unable to unload on account of the want of ocean tonnage.

Port Colborne, June 10th, Down: Schrs. Paragon, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; Australia, do., do.; Cavalier, Bay City, Clayton, timber; Stirling, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; Ben Franklin, Cleveland, Brockville, stone; Southampton, Bay City, Kingston, timber; Antelope, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; Fearless, Cleveland, Kingston, coal; E.P. Dorr, Toledo, Kingston, corn; prop. Acadia, Duluth, Montreal, gen. cargo; Montpelier, Toledo, Oswego, wheat; Tom Simms, Chicago, Ogdensburgh, corn; Hattie Wells, Chicago, Oswego, corn; Henry Rooney, Toledo, Kingston, timber; Miami Belle, Toledo, Oswego, corn; Gold Hunter, Bay City, Kingston, staves; Mary Jane, do., do., timber; Oriental, Toledo, do.

Up: Barque British Lion, props. St. Albans, Ocean, schrs. American, Bay Queen, Anglo Saxon, Dauntless, barge Lisgar, schrs. L.S. Hammond, A. Mulvey, Lady Macdonald, Marysburg, Wave Crest, H.W. Hoag, prop. Maine, steam barges Lincoln, Belle P. Cross, barge Albany, L.B. Crocker, barque R. Gaskin.

p.2 Custom Imports - prop. Lake Ontario, Milwaukee, Coulthurst & Macphie, 4,268 bush. wheat.

Prop. Sovereign, Milwaukee, Jones & Miller, 4,856 bush. wheat.

Prop. Enterprise, Port Dalhousie, M.T. Co., 21,562 bush. corn.

Schr. Dundee, Milwaukee, M.T. Co., 15,200 bush. wheat.

Schr. Linnie Powell, Toledo, Calvin & Breck, 32,560 staves.

Schr. Scotia, Milwaukee, Jones & Miller, 4,435 bush. wheat.

Schr. Corsack (sic - Cossack ?), Milwaukee, M.T. Co., 18,000 bush. wheat.

Lachine Canal Enlargement - Notice To Contractors - tenders called by Dep't of Public Works. June 7th

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 11, 1873