The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), July 14, 1874

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p.1 Marine Intelligence

Holcomb & Stewart's wharf - prop. Sovereign, from Toledo, 4,100 bush. wheat; props. Europe from Milwaukee 3,600 bush. wheat; prop. Dominion, from Toledo, 3,900 bush. corn; schr. Woodduck, from Toronto, 4,600 bush. wheat; Clara White, from Toronto, 4,310 bush. wheat; Ocean Wave, from Toronto, 5,430 bush. corn; Tailor, from Chicago, 18,900 bush. wheat; prop. Scotia, from Milwaukee, 4,100 bush. wheat; schr. Northumberland, from Port Elgin, 15,000 bush. wheat; tug Wren, from Montreal, with barges Jet and Finch light. Departed: tug Wren with barges Jet, 23,100 bush. wheat; Lark, 18,500 bush. wheat and corn; Annie, 14,000 bush. wheat and corn; and barge Finch, 12,700 bush. wheat.

J. Swift & Co. - strs. Picton, from Belleville; Kincardine, from Belleville; Passport from Hamilton; Magnet from Charlotte; Watertown arrived with part cargo of steamer Osprey; steam-barge Nile left for Westport.

Montreal Transportation Company - prop. Enterprise, from Port Dalhousie, 22,474 bush. corn; schrs. Mary Fox, from Cobourg, 3,450 bush. wheat; Craftsman, Toledo, 18,175 bush. wheat; Two Friends, Chicago, 18,197 bush. wheat; Senator, Chicago, Milwaukee, 21,000 bush. wheat; Enterprise, Port Dalhousie, 21,355 bush. corn; J.G. Jenkins, Milwaukee, 22,000 bush. wheat; James Richardson, Oswego, 260 tons coal; tug Glide with barges Dauntless, Montreal, Convoy, Milwaukee and Lancaster light; schr. Argo, from Oswego, 226 tons coal. The tug Glide leaves with barges Cayuga, 20,025 bush. corn; Wanda, 7,400 bush. corn and 3,440 bush. wheat; Milwaukee, 22,211 bush. corn; Montreal, 19,140 bush. wheat; and Dauntless, 13,000 bush. corn.

Port Colborne, July 13th - Down: schr. Undine, Cleveland, Hamilton, coal and stone; props Swallow, Port Hope, Michigan, Ogdensburg, lumber; City of Montreal, Chatham, Montreal, gen. cargo; schrs. White Cloud, Chicago, Kingston, wheat; Rival, Chicago, Oswego, corn; Sligo, Kingsville, Kingston, lumber; Monteray, Detroit, Clayton, staves; Hungarian, Chicago, Kingston, corn; barque Mary Merritt, Bay City, Collinsby, timber; barge Union, do., do., do.; schrs. Rutherford, Toledo, Kingston, corn; Star, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; Troubador, Chicago, Kingston, corn; Minnie Matthews, do., do., do.; Emery, do., Oswego, corn; barque W. Home, Toledo, Oswego, lumber; Montgomery, Forrester, Clayton, timber; brig Emery, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; schrs. Foster, Chicago, Kingston, wheat; Hubbard.

Up: props. Maine, Ogdensburg, Chicago, gen. cargo; Asia, Montreal, do., do.; Lake Ontario, do., do., do.; St. Albans, Ogdensburg, do., do.; schrs. Ascot, Kingston, Chicago, salt; China of Detroit, Oswego, Detroit, coal; Garibaldi, Cobourg, Cleveland, iron ore; prop. City of St. Catharines, St. Catharines, Toledo, light; schrs. Albatross, Port Dalhousie, do., do.; A. Craig, Collinsby, blank, do.; brig Peerless, Hamilton, Cleveland, do.; brig Bermuda, N.P. Goodell, L.S. Hammond, light; Cape Vincent, Toledo, light; steam-barge Lincoln, Kingston, Milwaukee, do.; schrs. I.A. Breck, do., Toledo, do.; Senator Blood, Oswego, Cleveland, do.; Preston, Oswego, Detroit, salt; prop. Abercorn, Ogdensburg, Chicago, coal; prop. City of Toledo, do., Chicago, gen. cargo; schrs. Penokee, Oswego, Milwaukee, coal; Parsons, Rochester, Chicago, do.; barge Sacramento, Dunnville, Port Colborne, firewood; schrs. Marco Polo, M.J. Cummings.

In harbour - steambarge Lincoln, schrs. China of Detroit, W.J. Preston, Senator Blood, Thos. Parsons, Penokee, M.J. Cummings, steambarge Abercorn; barges John Mark, Lester, Albany, tug Pringle.

At Elevator - schr. M. Porter, Pulaski, City of Green Bay, J.N. Foster.

p.2 Royal Mail Line - The steamer Magnet, of this line, has commenced making tri-weekly trips (Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays) between Ogdensburg and Rochester, touching at way ports up and down, leaving Kingston at 4 a.m. for Clayton, Alexandria Bay and Ogdensburg, and at 5 p.m. for Oswego and Charlotte Landing.

p.3 Yacht Race In Detroit - July 13th - The yacht Annie Cuthbert won the race, coming in twenty-three minutes ahead of the time allowed.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), July 14, 1874