The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 11, 1874

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p.2 Great Robbery of Jewellry - on steamer Algerian, on passage from Toronto to Kingston.

Marine Intelligence

Holcomb & Stewart's wharf - prop. Ocean, from Toledo, 3,938 bush. corn; tug Wren left for Montreal with barges Jet, 23,585 bush. corn; Linnet, 16,500 bush. corn; Annie, 14,000 bush. corn; and Martin, 12,760 bush. wheat; and Star No. 1 for Brockville.

James Swift & Co.'s wharf - steamer Picton from Belleville; Algerian from Hamilton; Norseman from Rochester; prop. Kincardine left for Oswego; str. Bohemian from Montreal; barge Jet coaling; str. Corinthian from Montreal.

Montreal Transportation Co. - tug Bronson left last night with barges Consort, 10,045 bush. corn; Lorne, 15,813 bush. corn; Cayuga, 10,832 bush. corn; Milwaukee, 22,500 bush. corn; Cleveland, 20,700 bush. corn; arrivals: schr. H.P. Murray, from Pt. Dalhousie, 10,056 bush. corn; prop. Argyle, from Pt. Dalhousie, 17,340 bush. wheat; schr. Hercules, from Pt. Dalhousie, 14,766 bush. corn; Erie Stewart, from Pt. Dalhousie, 15,009 bush. corn; Lady Dufferin, from Pt. Dalhousie, 21,477 bush. corn.

Port Colborne, Aug. 10th - Down: schr. Corsican, Toledo, Oswego, wheat; Olive Branch of Picton, Cleveland, Prescott, stone; Augusta, Toledo, Kingston, timber; brig Peerless, Cleveland, Hamilton, coal and stone; schr. L.D. Bullock, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; Acacia, Cleveland, Brockville, coal; prop. St. Albans, Chicago, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; Africa, Toledo, Montreal, wheat; City of St. Catharines, do., do., do.; schr. Jane Ralston, Toledo, Ogdensburg, corn and wheat; Siberia, Toledo, Kingston, timber; steambarge Lincoln, Chicago, Kingston, corn; prop. City of Toledo, Chicago, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; schr. Morning Light, Toledo, Oswego, wheat; S.S. Hammond, Detroit, Oswego, wheat; Bermuda of Picton, Detroit, Oshawa, coal and pig iron; Jennie Graham, Bay City, Kingston, timber; Gleniffer, Garden Island, timber; L.L. Lamb, Detroit, Oswego, wheat; Two Brothers, Cleveland, Brockville, coal; barge Lisgar, Chicago, Kingston, corn; Maria Shaw, Cleveland, Welland, coal; prop. Georgian, Toledo, Montreal, corn and flour; schr. Norway, Toledo, Kingston, timber and staves; prop. Sovereign, Toledo, Montreal, wheat; steambarge Mary R. Robertson, Detroit, Montreal, wheat; schr. Albacore, Toledo, Kingston.

Up: schr. Agnes, Toronto, light; Reindeer, Oswego, Chicago, coal; John Mayer, do., do., do.; Dashing Wave, do., do., do.; Alpha; prop. Lowell, Ogdensburg, Chicago, gen. cargo; schr. Conneaut, Oswego, Toledo, light; Mystic Star, Oswego, Welland, coal; Lewis Ross, Cobourg, Cleveland, iron ore; J.N. Porter, Toronto, Cleveland, light; prop. East, Hamilton, Pt. Stanley, light; schr. Amekesy (sic), Oswego, Chicago, coal.

At elevator - schrs. City of Painsville, Seabird, barge Fanny Veil, prop. C. Campbell, barque Montgomery, to light schr. Clayton Bell, do.; Montcalm, do.

In harbour - schrs. Babineau, Mystic Star, Agnes, Alpha, Conneaut, Lewis Ross, Amoskeary, J.N. Porter.

p.3 The mail steamers are at present dividing their services between Gananoque and the ports on the south side of the river, calling at Gananoque on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays; and going by the way of Clayton and Alexandria Bay on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.

The yacht Annie Cuthbert, of Cobourg, won the International Yacht Race on Lake St. Clair yesterday, beating the Cora by 20 minutes.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 11, 1874