The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Sept. 11, 1873

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p.2 Marine News

Coulthurst & McPhie's wharf - Jennie Mullen, Milwaukee, 12,400 bush. wheat; George L. Wren, Chicago, 14,500 bush. wheat.

Montreal Transportation Company's wharf - Westside, Chicago, 18,000 bush. wheat; O.M. Bond, Milwaukee, 18,700 bush. wheat; Willie Keller, Chicago, 16,655 bush. wheat; Flora Emma, Port Dalhousie, 8,828 bush. corn; C.G. Finney, Chicago, 17,800 bush. wheat; Enterprise, Port Hope, 6,103 bush. wheat; Hercules, Port Dalhousie, 13,900 bush. wheat. The tug Glide arrived with five light barges, and leaves with Glengarry, 15,417 bush. corn; Consort, 10,026 bush. corn; Corncrib, 18,479 bush. wheat; Royal Oak, 13,456 bush. wheat; Waverley, 11,846 bush. wheat; Fortitude, 11,055 bush. wheat.

James Swift & Co.'s wharf - The steamers Passport and Athenian passed up, and the Abyssinian and Corinthian passed down; the prop. St. Lawrence passed up.

Port Colborne, Sept. 10th - Down: prop. Lake Ontario, Chicago, Montreal, gen. cargo; Africa, Toledo, do., do., do.; City of Boston, Chicago, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; schrs. Rollins, Chicago, Kingston, wheat; Undine, Toledo, do., do.; Powhatton, Detroit, Ogdensburg, grain; prop. Maine, Cleveland, do., gen. cargo.

Up: props. Buckeye, Empire, Columbia, steam-barge Swallow, schrs. Wave Crest, , W. Capley, Nevada, steam-barge Glasgow, schrs. Gold Hunter, Meteor, Marysburg, Eureka, Halmond (sic - Hammond ?), Idaho, Blazing Star, W. Sherman.

p.4 Custom Imports - Sept. 9th - Str. Dromedary, Sandusky, A. Macphie, 11,500 bush. wheat.

Schr. Ellan Jane, Sodus, F.J. Rose, 1 bbl apples, 14 bbls pears.

Schr. Anglo-Saxon, Toledo, M.T. Co., 17,723 bush. wheat.

Schr. Jessie Drummond, Chicago, M.T. Co., 19,093 bush. wheat.

Schr. D.M. Foster, Bay City, Calvin & Breck, 1,911 pipe staves, 110,206 West India staves.

Schr. Oriental, Bay City, Calvin & Breck, 220 pcs. oak.

Schr. Southampton, Bay City, Calvin & Breck, 174 pcs. oak, 17 pcs. pine, 1 pc. ash.

Schr. China, Bay City, Calvin & Breck, 230 pcs. oak, 1 pc. ash.

August 10th - Schr. Nile, Chippewa Bay, G.B. Phelps & Co., 2,139 railroad ties.

Barge Bedford, Chippewa Bay, G.B. Phelps & Co., 2,130 railroad ties.

Str. Corsican, Hamilton, W. Begg & Co., 2 tierces hams, 1 tierce beef; W.J. Crothers, 5 tierces lard; Rees Bros., 3 bbls., 4 crates fruit.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Sept. 11, 1873