The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Sept. 9, 1873

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p.2 Canadian Navigation Company - The steamers Abyssinian and Athenian forming the Express Line of this Company will cease running this week, going to Charlotte to lay up. The change in the departure of the Royal Mail Line takes place next Friday morning.

Marine News

Jones & Miller's wharf - The schr. Vienna arrived from Toledo with 9,800 bush. wheat.

Coulthurst & McPhie's wharf - Arrivals since Thursday: White Oak, Bay City, 16,120 West India staves and 2,730 pipe staves; John Magee, Milwaukee, 18,150 bush. wheat; McIrose, Cleveland, 13,400 bush. wheat; Garrett Smith, Chicago, 15,209 bush. wheat; Union Jack, Toledo, 14,400 bush. corn; D. Freeman, Port Huron, 4,500 pipe staves and 50,000 West India staves; Olive Branch, Toronto, 7,300 bush. wheat; Three Friends, Toronto, 6,630 bush. wheat; and prop. Lake Erie lightened 3,679 bush. wheat. Cleared - Oneida, 3,679 bush. corn and 14,259 bush. wheat; Tiger, 13,230 bush. wheat; Tuscarora, 14,400 bush. corn and 5,000 bush. wheat; Tweed, 59,600 West India staves and 410 pipe staves; Teviot, 60,000 West India staves; schr. Ontario, Welland Canal, 80,600 bush. railroad iron (sic), 1,041 railway chairs, and 2 bdls. fish plates.

Montreal Transportation Company's wharf - Hoboken, Chicago, 18,300 bush. wheat; A.L. Andrews, Chicago, 17,346 bush. wheat; J. Drummond, 19,908 bush. wheat; Anglo-Saxon, Toledo, 17,723 bush. wheat; Trenton, Cleveland, 13,300 bush. wheat.

James Swift & Co.'s wharf - The steamers Athenian and William passed up; Picton, Bavarian and Abyssinian down. Tug S.S. Edsall coaled here this morning.

Holcomb & Stewart's wharf - The prop. Sovereign, Milwaukee, 4,500 bush. wheat.

Port Colborne, Sept. 6th - Down: Prop. Granite State, Chicago, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; steam barge Belle P. Cross, Bay City, Ogdensburg, lumber; barges Albany, do., do., do.; S.B. Crocker, Detroit, Ogdensburg, lumber; Florence Lester, do., do., do.; prop. Lowell, Toledo, do., gen. cargo; Heather Belle, Detroit, Collinsby; Louisa, Bay City, Kingston, timber; Bella, Buffalo, Welland, coal; M. Battle, Bay City, Kingston, timber; Fearless, Cleveland, Kingston, wheat; Dauntless, do., do., do.; Mary Grover, do., Toronto, coal; prop. City of New York, Milwaukee, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; schrs. Montauk, Milwaukee, Kingston, wheat; T.D. Barker, Chicago, Oswego, corn; Queen of the Lakes, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; Delos de Wolfe, Chicago, Kingston, wheat; Clayton Belle, Chicago, Kingston, wheat; Paragon, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; Antelope, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; Reindeer, Chicago, Kingston, wheat; Wenona, Chicago, Kingston, wheat.

Up: Prop. Maine, schrs. Burton, Acontias, Pandora; steam barge Wm. Cowie, schrs. Jenkins, Lady Dufferin, prop. Young America, schrs. Kate Kelly, F. Crawford, Denmark.



Time of Departure from Kingston commencing 12th Sept. 1873: -

Corsican Capt. Sinclair.

Spartan Dunlop.

Passport Sherwood.

Magnet McCoy.

Corinthian Farrell.

Bavarian Carmichael.

At 5:30 p.m., for Cobourg, Port Hope, Bowmanville, Toronto and Hamilton, daily (Mondays excepted).

At 6 a.m., for Gananoque, Brockville, Prescott, Ogdensburg, Cornwall, and Montreal, daily, (Mondays excepted) passing through the delightful scenery of the Thousand Islands and all the Rapids of the St. Lawrence by daylight, connecting at Montreal with the steamers for Quebec, Murray Bay, Riviere du Loup, Cacouna, Tadoussac, and the far-famed River Saguenay.

Passengers going to the West can procure Tickets via Great Western, Detroit and Milwaukee and Michigan Central Railways for Detroit, Chicago, Milwaukee, Grand Haven, and also for all the principal points in the West, and also via Pacific Railroad to Utah, Nebraska, Colorado, Nevada and California.

For Passage Tickets apply at the Lake and River Steamboat Office, St. Lawrence Wharf, Foot of Johnson Street.

A comfortable and convenient Waiting Room for ladies and gentlemen on the wharf.

Kingston, Sept. 9th, 1873 C.H. Hatch, Agent.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Sept. 9, 1873