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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 19, 1873

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p.2 Marine News

Jones & Miller's wharf - Arrived: The barges Beauport and Minnes from Montreal, and the barge Juno leaves with a cargo of wheat and staves.

Coulthurst & McPhie's wharf - Arrived: The schr. Marco Polo, Hamilton, 7,000 pipe staves and 4,000 West India staves. Cleared: barges Tweed, 10,000 bush. wheat; Minnesota, 22,500 bush. corn; Lion, 7,750 bushels wheat and 5,773 bush. corn.

Montreal Transportation Company's wharf - The tug Elfin left with the barges Toledo, 22,500 bush. corn; Staghound, 10,800 bush. corn; Cruiser, 10,000 bush. corn; Index, 6,650 bush. corn; and Idyl, 7,350 bush. corn.

James Swift & Co.'s wharf - The steamers Corinthian and Picton passed down, and the steamer Athenian up. Tug Admiral D.D. Porter coaled here. Steam-barge Adventure leaves today for the Rideau Canal with a cargo of Lehigh coal. The canal-boat Dr. W.F. Nutten arrived from New York with about 200 tons coal.

The prop. L. Shickluna has been hauled out at the Marine Railway, where she will undergo a thorough overhauling, and repair the mishap to her bottom on Weaver's Point last week.

Rideau Canal - No. 1 Lock has now been repaired, and navigation on the canal was resumed today. There are a large number of vessels and crafts waiting to be locked through, and a good deal of loss has resulted from the unfortunate accident.

Port Colborne, Aug. 18th - Down: Schr. Montgomery, Bay City, Kingston, timber; steam-barge City of Pt. Huron, Toledo, Pt. Colborne; barge Dictator, do., do.; schrs. L. Seaton, Detroit, Oswego, corn; Erie Bell, Toledo, Kingston, corn; Josephine, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; Maize, Toledo, Ogdensburg, corn; City of Manitowac, Chicago, Kingston, corn; Antelope, Toledo, do., do.; Marysburg, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; Canada, Toledo, Kingston, timber; Wave Crest, Amherstburg, Kingston, staves; M.L. Breck, Toledo, do., timber; R. Gaskin, Bay City, do., do.; E.H. Rutherford, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; Fleetwing, Toledo, Bowmanville, lumber; Fearless, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; E. Blake, Bay City, Kingston, timber; W.M. Howe, Toledo, do., do.; Sweden, Toledo, do., do.; Queen of the Lakes, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; Bermuda, do., do.; prop. Milwaukee, Chicago, Ogdensburg, gen cargo; schr. A. Mulvey, Port Huron, Kingston, staves; W. Hunter, Toledo, Oswego, wheat; George Thurston, Bay City, Kingston, timber; schr. Archie, Toledo, Kingston, corn; Rising Star, Chicago, Kingston, corn; W.Y. Emery, Vermillian, Toronto, stone; Undine, Cleveland, Hamilton, coal; Babineau & Geaudry, Cleveland, Kingston, coal; Nett Woodward, Dresden, Clayton, staves; Rival, Chicago, Kingston, J. Norris, Toledo, Kingston; J. McLeod, Toledo, Kingston; Lilly Powell, Toledo, do.; Montpelier, Milwaukee, do., grain; prop. Cleveland, Chicago, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; schrs. Rathbun, Dresden, Collins Bay, staves; W.H. Oades, Detroit, Oswego, wheat.

Up: Schrs. Frank Crawford, J. Graham, Cortes, Peerless, Elvina, L.J. Luff, Azov, Antelope of Hamilton.

p.4 Customs Imports - August 18th - Schr. Dauntless, Cleveland, Jones & Miller, 10,250 bush. wheat.

Barge Sallie, Oswego, J. Swift & Co., 102 tons coal.

Barge D.F. Aikens, Oswego, J. Swift & Co., 151 tons coal.

Schr. Madeira, Chicago, M.T. Co., 18,800 bush. wheat.

Str. Corsican, Charlotte, Rees Bros., 3 bbls fruit, 2 crates tomatoes.

Schr. Surprise, Milwaukee, Coulthurst & McPhie, 13,500 bush. wheat.

Schr. (sic) Scotia, Chicago, Holcomb & Stewart, 4,250 bush. wheat.

Schr. Senator Blood, Milwaukee, M.T. Co., 15,200 bush. wheat.

Schr. Miami Belle, Toledo, M.T. Co., 16,000 bush. wheat.

Schr. B.F. Wade, Toledo, Coulthurst & McPhie, 9,973 bush. corn.

Schr. Perry Hannah, Chicago, M.T. Co., 14,994 bush. corn.

Schr. S.T. Atwater, Chicago, Holcomb & Stewart, 20,348 bush. corn.

Schr. Marco Polo, Hamilton, Coulthurst & McPhie, 5,000 pipe staves.

Str. Osprey, Hamilton, A. Gunn & Co., 98 caddies tobacco.

Schr. D.G. Fort, Chicago, M.T. Co., 24,189 bush. corn.

Barge Lincoln, Toledo, Coulthurst & McPhie, 17,300 bush. corn.

Str. Passport, Montreal, R. & J. Gardiner, 2 cases British goods.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 19, 1873