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

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p.1 A Ramble up Bay of Quinte on Rochester - (2 full columns)

p.2 Marine News

Coulthurst and Macphie's wharf - The schr. Annie Falconer, Toledo, 12,640 bush corn; schr. Jennie Mullen, Chicago, 12,383 bush. wheat; prop. Columbia, Milwaukee, lightened 4,057 bush. wheat.

Montreal Transportation Company's wharf - Schr. G.L. Wren, Chicago, 14,922 bush. corn; Fitzhugh, Milwaukee, 18,000 bush. wheat; prop. Enterprise, Port Dalhousie, 18,932 bush. corn. Cleared: Tug Elfin with barges Westport, 10,000 bush. corn; Consort, 10,000 bush. corn; Wanda, 10,399 bush. corn; Advance, 11,995 bush. wheat; Cleveland, 18,543 bush. wheat; Friend, 7,500 bush. wheat.

James Swift & Co's wharf - The steamers Passport and Abyssinian passed up; and the Athenian and Magnet passed down. The props. America and Persia passed up. There were about a dozen passengers who took tickets for a trip up the lake on the Persia.

Holcomb & Stewart's wharf - The schooner Ariadne, Toronto, 9,000 bush. peas.

Port Colborne, Aug. 7th - Down: Schr. Marysburg, barque Prince of Wales, prop. Lowell, schrs. Starling, Mary Grover, Elvine, John Wesley, Azov, Paragon, S.J. Luff, Canadian, Cortez, Union, prop. Buckeye, schr. H. Folger, brig Roscius, schr. Harry Taylor, prop. Lake Erie, barque J.P. Mack, schr. Linnie Powell, Dewolf, F. Crawford, Grace Whitney, Bismarck.

Up: props. Akron, Milwaukee, schrs. A. Mulvey, New York, New Dominion of Toronto, D.M. Foster, prop. Georgian, schrs. J.G. McGrath, Philo Scoville, Port Colborne to Erie.

At Elevator - schr. Barbarian.

ad - Moonlight Excursion - Under the auspices of the Bethel Lodge No. 36, B.A.O.G.T.

on Monday evening, Aug. 11th, the steamer Pierrepont will leave at 8 o'clock sharp. Band of Music in attendance. Tickets - Gents 50 cents; Lady's 25 cents. Tickets can be procured at the stores of Messrs. Shaw & Minnes, A. Ross, E. Rose, and of the Committee. Aug. 8th

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 8, 1873