The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), July 8, 1873

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p.2 Customs Imports - July 5th - Schr. Senator Blood, Chicago, Jones & Miller, 15,067 bush. corn.

Do., North Star, Hamilton, Calvin & Breck, 10,371 pine staves, 46,323 West India staves.

Do. Maggy McRae, Bay City, Calvin & Breck, 223 pcs. oak.

Do. Bay City, Calvin & Breck, 238 pcs. oak.

Do. E. Blake, Bay City, Calvin & Breck, 214 pcs. oak, 1 pc. ash.

Do. Almina, Port Huron, Calvin & Breck, 12,035 pine staves; 19,064 West India staves.

Do. Lady Macdonald, Bay City, Calvin & Breck, 31,985 pine staves; 9,724 West India staves.

Do. Ontario, Bay City, Calvin & Breck, 11,954 pine staves, 52,347 West India staves.

Do. Louisa, Toledo, Calvin & Breck, 211 pcs. oak.

July 6th - str. Passport, Hamilton, W.R. McRae & Co., 40 caddies tobacco; R. Town, 4 crates cherries; R.D. Smith, 4 baskets.

p.4 Marine News

The harbour this morning is almost completely deserted - there being very little business of any kind doing.

Jones & Miller's wharf - The schr. Thomas Parsons arrived with 22,500 bush. wheat from Milwaukee.

Montreal Transportation Company's wharf - The barque Craftsman is loading 100 tons of railroad iron for Windsor, and 412 tons for Port Stanley.

James Swift & Co.'s wharf - The strs. Abyssinian, Picton and Corsican passed down, and the Athenian up last evening.

Port Colborne, July 7th - Down: schrs. Magdelan, Bay City, Kingston, lumber; Wm. Raynor, Toledo, Oswego, wheat; Queen of the North, Port Severn, Oswego, wheat; prop. Granite State, Cleveland, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; steam barge Glasgow, Bay City, do., lumber; barge India, do., do.; John Marks, do., do.; schr. Granada, Milwaukee, Oswego, wheat; prop. Milwaukee, Chicago, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; schrs. Albatross, Bay City, Kingston, lumber; Oriental, do., do.; Caledonia, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; props. Brooklyn, Chicago, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; Shickluna, do.; Acadia, do., do.

Up: props. City of Toledo, Europe, J. Ralston, Lake Erie, Bermuda, Hoboken, May, China, Cohen, C.G. Mixer, America, Blazing Star, H.W. Hoag, A. Falconer, Almeda, Barker, C. Jeffry, Jas. Scott, Undine, Albacore, Cecilia, Cambria, M.A. Miner, Louisa, Garibaldi, J.G. McGrath, G. Smith, Montgomery, prop. Africa, schrs. Starling, Canada.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), July 8, 1873