The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 26, 1873

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p.1 Marine News

Jones & Miller's wharf - Schr. Two Friends, Toledo, 2,000 bush. corn.

Montreal Transportation Company's wharf - Schr. Erie Belle, Toledo, 19,160 bush. corn; Montpelier, Milwaukee, 19,795 bush. corn; prop. Enterprise, Port Dalhousie, 21,500 bush. corn. Cleared: tug Lady Franklin with barges Victor, 11,926 bush. corn, 500 bbls. meal; Relief, 12,450 bush. corn; Convoy, 8,826 bush. corn; Amazon, 9,744 bush. wheat; Frank, 10,000 bush. corn; Dauntless, 12,250 bush. do. The schr. Dauntless leaves today with 256 tons rail iron for Port Stanley, and the Erie Belle is loading 450 tons rail iron for Windsor.

James Swift & Co.'s wharf - The Athenian passed up, and the strs. Picton, Bavarian, and Abyssinian down. Prop. Lake Michigan passed down. Schrs. Flying Scud and Morning Star arrived from Sodus with about 230 tons coal.

Holcomb & Stewart's wharf - Schr. John Wesley, Wellington, 2,500 bush. wheat; prop. Ocean lightened 4,000 bush. wheat for Chicago.

The prop. Shickluna was launched yesterday afternoon from the Marine Railway after getting a thorough overhauling, and the schr. Jessie Macdonald was hauled out for some repairs.

Port Colborne, Aug. 25th - Up: Schrs. Atlanta, J.P. Mack, Wacousta, R. Daud, Madeira, Miami Belle, Lilly Parsons, Antelope, M.B. Phelps, Yankee Blade, New Dominion of Picton, Atwater; barques St. Lawrence, Cambria, Louisa, Cecilia; prop. Columbia, Prussia, Milwaukee, Dover.

Down: Schr. A. Falconer, Dresden, Kingston, staves; props. Acadia, Toledo, Montreal, gen. cargo; Ocean, Chicago, do., wheat; Lake Michigan, do., do.; City of Concord, do., Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; schr. J. Williard, Toledo, Kingston, corn; barges F. Russel, Tes Salon (sic - Thessalon ?) River, Prescott, timber; H. Benson, do., do.; prop. Argyle, Milwaukee, Montreal, wheat; barques Southampton, Bay City, Kingston, timber; Mary Jane, do., do.; B. Barwick, Big Creek, Garden Island, timber; schrs. W. Lewis, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; O. Branch, do., do.; China, Bay City, Kingston, timber; Peerless, Cleveland, Hamilton, coal; A. Ford, Toledo, Oswego, wheat; Albatross, Bay City, Pt. Dalhousie, timber; Penokee, Milwaukee, Kingston, wheat; Mediterranean, Toledo, Kingston, corn; Jamaica, Chicago, do., wheat; Howland, Milwaukee, do., do.; New Dominion, Chicago, do., corn; Idaho, Chicago, do.

p.2 Mr. Brokenshire, of the Atlantic Foundry, has moved into his new building on the corner of Union and Ontario Streets, where he is manufacturing his celebrated pumps, wheels, capstans, wrenches, fire engines, mill gearing, etc. Mr. Brokenshire obtains the latest patterns from New York and Boston, and executes all orders entrusted to him with promptitude and despatch.

p.3 Custom Imports - August 21st - Str. Corsican, Charlotte, J. Reid, 1 bx; Rees Bros., 1 crate peaches; D. Quinlan, 3 bbls apples and pears.

Schr. Mary Fox, Hamilton, Calvin & Breck, 4,754 pipe staves, and 14,474 West India staves.

Schr. Louisa, Bay City, Calvin & Breck, 228 pcs. oak.

Prop. Alma Munro, Chicago, Holcomb & Stewart, 3,953 bush. wheat.

August 25th - Schr. Rising Star, Chicago, M.T. Co., 18,133 bush. corn.

Schr. Lillie Prat, Toledo, M.T. Co., 13,620 bush. corn.

Prop. City of Manitouwac, Chicago, M.T. Co., 21,461 bush. wheat.

Schr. Rival, Chicago, M.T. Co., 14,837 bush. corn.

Schr. Antelope, Toledo, Holcomb & Stewart, 11,420 bush. corn.

Prop. Persia, Chicago, Holcomb & Stewart, 4,440 bush. wheat.

Str. Corinthian, Charlotte, Rees Bros., 2 bbls. fruit, 2 crates peaches; R. Town, bbl fruit, 1 crate peaches.

Barque Erie Belle, Toledo, M.T. Co., 19,160 bush. corn.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 26, 1873