The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 6, 1873

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p.1 Marine News

Jones & Miller's wharf - Schr. Sea Gull, Toledo, 14,000 bush. corn. The barge Beauport leaves tonight with 25,000 bush. corn for Montreal.

Coulthurst & Macphie's wharf - The prop. Enterprise arrived from Port Dalhousie with 14,959 bush. wheat. The prop. Lake Ontario lightened 4,508 bush. corn from Chicago, and proceeded down the river.

Montreal Transportation Company's wharf - schr. Reindeer, Chicago, 20,027 bush. corn; prop. Africa lightened 4,100 bush. corn from Toledo. The tug Charlotte arrived with six barges, and left with barges Faith, 7,554 bush. corn; Ingot, 7,000 bush. wheat; Idyl, 7,216 bush. corn; Harvest, 15,086 bush. wheat; Portland, 10,200 bush. corn; and Cruiser, 9,363 bush. corn.

James Swift & Co.'s wharf - The steamers Abyssinian and Magnet passed up, and the Corsican and Athenian down. The prop. Ocean passed down, after lightening 110 bales broom corn for Bailie & Co.. Tug S.S. Edsall coaled here this morning.

Holcomb & Stewart's wharf - The prop. Ocean, Chicago, lightened 4,100 bush. corn; prop. Argyle lightened 4,500 bush. wheat from Chicago.

Port Colborne, Aug. 5th - Down: Prop. Granite State, Chicago, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; schr. John Jewett, Detroit, Oswego, wheat; steambarge Turner, Bay City, lumber; and barges Acton and Eureka, do.

Up: Barges Lathrop, India, props. Sovereign, Brooklyn; schrs. Canada, Adirondack, White Oak, prop. California, schrs. Denmark, Mary Everitt, prop. Scotia, Almeda, schrs. M. Muir, Arabia, Montgomery, Babineau & Gaudry, L. Pratt, prop. A. Munroe.

Customs Imports - Aug. 4th - Schr. Nassau, Chicago, 22,320 bush. wheat, M.T. Co.

Schr. F.D. Barker, Chicago, 18,500 bush. wheat, M.T. Co.

Str. Lake Ontario, Bay City, 27,280 p. staves, Cockburn & Murray.

Schr. Almina, Bay City, 17,070 p. staves, Calvin & Breck.

Aug. 5th - Schr. Defiance, Hamilton, 5,000 pipe staves, 16,000 West India staves, Calvin & Breck.

Str. Passport, Charlotte, 4 boxes, F.E. Owns; 10 bbls. fruit, P. Clint; 5 bbls. fruit, R.D. Smith.

Barque Canada, Bay City, 242 pcs. oak, Calvin & Breck.

Schr. Emerald, Bay City, 229 pcs. oak, Calvin & Breck.

Schr. China, Bay City, 206 pcs. oak, 1 pc. ash, Calvin & Breck.

Schr. M.L. Breck, Toledo, 164 pcs. oak timber, Calvin & Breck.

Barque Sweden, Toledo, 211 pcs. sq. oak timber, Calvin & Breck.

Schr. Denmark, Bay City, 281 pcs. oak, 32 pcs. ash, 3 pcs. pine, Calvin & Breck.

Schr. Helen, Hamilton, 4,144 p. staves, 33,199 West India staves, Calvin & Breck.

Schr. Wood Duck, Hamilton, 8,451 p. staves, 4,536 West India staves, Calvin & Breck.

Schr. Sea Gull, Toledo, 13,944 bush. corn, Jones & Miller.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 6, 1873