The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 26, 1876

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p.2 The Oswego Belle - There was quite a number of passengers on the Oswego Belle yesterday morning, who thoroughly enjoyed the trip down the river. These excursions are becoming popular.

Marine Notes

G.M. Millar & Co. - Arrived - schrs. Nellie Sherwood, Brighton, 6,300 bush. wheat; Falmouth, Toledo, 16,300 bush. corn; Wm. Bagner, do., 13,600 bush. corn; Blazing Star, do., 24,000 bush. corn; Star, do., 13,015 bush. corn; barges Beauport, Belleville, Trenton, 23,000 bush. peas; Odessa, do., do., 7,000 bush. wheat; Frontenac and America from Montreal, light. Departures - barges Virginia, 16,000 bush. corn; Beauport, 23,000 bush. peas; Odessa, 15,500 bush. wheat and corn; Maurice, 14,500 bush. corn; America, 18,000 bush. oats, left for Montreal in tow of steamer.

Montreal Transportation Company - props. City of Concord, Chicago, 12,000 bush. wheat; Champlain, Chicago, 10,300 bush. wheat; M. Cameron, Chicago, 20,858 bush. corn; Twilight, 13,309 bush. corn.

J. Swift's Wharf - The Passport and Corsican called from Montreal; Celtic passed down; Corinthian down; Oswego Belle from Oswego; Kincardine from Belleville; City of Montreal and Europe from Duluth.

Port Colborne, June 24th - Up - schrs. A. Muir, Port Metcalfe, Bay City, light; Typo, St. Catharines, Black River, light; Mongagon, Charlotte, Chicago, coal; J.R. Noyes, Sodus Point, do., do.; Northman, Hamilton, Bear Creek, light; Chevey Ames, Oswego, Chicago, coal; W.Y. Emery, Kingston, New Glasgow, light; steambarge Clinton, Montreal, railroad iron.

Down - schrs. Emerald, Whiskey Bay, Collins' Bay, timber; Montpelier, Milwaukee, Kingston, wheat; Canada, Two Heart River, Collins' Bay, timber; Rising Star, Chicago, Oswego, corn; C.G. Mixer, do., Kingston, corn; F.D. Barker, do., do., wheat; Acorn, do., do., do.; Hungarian, Muskegon, Ogdensburg, lumber; Floreta, Chicago, Kingston, oats; Grace Whitney, Muskegon, Ogdensburg, lumber; M.L. Higgie, Chicago, Kingston, wheat; J. Bigler, do., do., oats; A.J. Dewey, Toledo, Ogdensburg, wheat; D.M. Foster, Cleveland, Kingston, coal; prop. Europe, Duluth, Montreal, gen. cargo.

In Harbour - schr. Northman, W.Y. Emery, M. Lydon, J.R. Noyes, Typo, Alpha, Montguagon, A. Muir, C. Ames, Nellie Hunter, Cataract, Russian.

p.3 The Yacht Eva - The Belleville Intelligencer says Messrs. Gilbert & Crow have purchased the steam yacht Eva, formerly of Kingston, and have refitted and painted her.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 26, 1876