The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), July 4, 1873

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p.1 Marine News

Jones & Miller's wharf - schrs. Fitzhugh, Chicago, 19,450 bush. corn; Atlantic, Chicago, 22,077 bush. corn. The barges Minnie and Monica leave tonight with 24,000 bush. corn.

Coulthurst & Macphie's wharf - Arrived: Annie Mulvey, Chicago, 16,100 bush. wheat; barge Tuscarora, 757 bars rail iron, 10 bdls. railway chairs; Seneca, 650 bars rail iron, 975 bdls. fish plates; John Munn, 444 bars rail iron, 56 bdls. fish plates; Lion, 150 tons pig iron. Cleared: schr. Wave Crest, 963 bars rail iron, 981 bdls. fish plates, 2 bdls. railway chairs; Seneca, 19,805 bush. corn.

Montreal Transportation Company's wharf - City of Green Bay, Chicago, 22,246 bush. wheat; John McGee, Chicago, 19,290 bush. corn; M. Filmore, 18,530 bush. wheat. The schr. Lady Macdonald is loading 400 tons railroad (sic) for Windsor.

Messrs. James Swift & Co.'s wharf - prop. America and steamer Passport up, and steamer Athenian and Spartan down. Tugs Rescue and Wren coaled here.

Holcomb & Stewart's wharf - The tug Wren arrived with 5 barges light. Barges Falcon, 17,000 bush. wheat, and two bbls. flour; and Martin, 350 tons sandstone, leave for Montreal. The Miami Belle leaves for Ogdensburg with wheat from Detroit.

Port Colborne, July 3rd, Down: M.L. Breck, Toledo, Kingston, timber; S. & J. Collier, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; prop. Lowell, Milwaukee, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; schrs. Wild River (sic - Rover ?), Detroit, Oswego, wheat; Peerless, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; prop. Nashua, Chicago, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; schr. Albatross, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; New Dominion, do., do., do.; J.R. Pelton, do., do., stone; prop. Buckeye, Toledo, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; schrs. A. Craig, Two Creeks, Collinsby, timber; W.H. Oades, Detroit, Oswego, wheat; tug Wm. Gardner, Cleveland, Prescott, tow barges H. Johnson, do., do., coal; steambarge Argo Lincoln, Milwaukee, Kingston, wheat; barge Lisgar, Milwaukee, do., do.

Up: prop. Dominion, J.H. Mack, Fanny Campbell, props. Cleveland, Argyle, canal boats A. Smith, E. Edwards, schrs. G. Crawford, British Lion, Wm. Vanetta and Bay Queen.

letter to Editor - Upper Ottawa Route described, steamboat stops, etc.

p.3 Captain of Chicora given $150 by passengers to buy watch.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), July 4, 1873