The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 15, 1873

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p.1 Marine News

The harbour is very quiet, there being only one propeller down - the wind preventing vessels from coming down the lake. Advices of over 20 vessels have been received, and as soon as the wind changes a rush may be expected.

Montreal Transportation Company's wharf - The tug Glide arrived with five light barges.

James Swift & Co.'s wharf - The steamers Magnet, Passport and Athenian and prop. Canada passed down; and str. Corsican and prop. America up.

Port Colborne, Aug. 14th - Up: schrs. Alexander, J. Jewett, G.L. Wren, Clayton Belle, Albatross, Sea Gull, Montmorency, Craftsman, Dashing Wave, A. Ford, Starling, Persia, Gulnair, Albatross of Oakville, Ariadne; props. Ocean, City of Concord, and Buckeye.

Down: prop. Sovereign, Chicago, Montreal, gen. cargo.

p.3 Custom Imports - 14th - Str. Canada, Chicago, B. Bailey & Co., 61 bales b. corn; F. Robertson, 25 bbls. grease; McPhie & Coulthurst, 3,704 bush. wheat.

15th - Str. Passport, Charlotte, R. & D. Smith, 5 bls., 2 crates fruit.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 15, 1873