The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 2, 1876

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p.2 Yacht Race - The Kingston yachts will have a chance of settlng old scores with the Katie Gray, of Belleville, at Ogdensburg on Friday, if they are able. The Katie Gray passed down yesterday. The Maud leaves for the Bay at noon.

Yachting - The yacht Oriole arrived from Toronto yesterday for a cruise among the Thousand Islands. The General Lee, another Toronto yacht, has gone down for a cruise among the Thousand Islands. Mr. R.T. Walkem and other Kingstonians are on board.

Steam Yacht Race - The steam yacht Cayuga arrived at the ship-yard from Ogdensburg yesterday to get on a new screw wheel and be fitted up for the steam yacht race at Alexandria Bay on the 4th of August. This race will be a sight worth seeing, and all who can afford the time should go down on the Maud.

Navigators who sail into Sandusky Harbour are notified that three range cribs are sunk in the inner harbour, one at red can 22, elbow, and the other two, respectively, 1,000 feet from the channel.

Marine Notes

Montreal Transportation Company - Arrivals - prop. Cleveland, Chicago, 10,026 bush. wheat; schrs. Keating, do., 19,000 bush. wheat; Belle Mitchell, do., 18,556 bush. corn; Cleveland, Milwaukee, 15,275 bush. wheat.

J. Swift's - Arrivals - strs. Spartan from Montreal; Passport, do., Hamilton; prop. Oswego Belle, do., Belleville; str. Armenia do., Picton; prop. Persia, do., St. Catharines.

G.M. Millar & Co. - Arrived - 3 car loads of phosphate from Phosphate per K. & P.R.R.

A. Gunn & Co. - Arrivals - strs. Rochester from Belleville; Armenia, do., Picton; steamyacht Flora from the Islands.

Port Colborne, Aug. 1st - Up - props. St. Albans, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; California, Montreal, Windsor, do.; barge Grimsby, Montreal, Fort William, railroad iron; schrs. Trenton, Hamilton, Cleveland, light; Conneaut, Kingston, Conneaut, do.; America, do., Detroit, do.; Hoboken, Rochester, Chicago, coal; Lewis Wells, Toronto, Ashtabula, light; Undine, Hamilton, Cleveland, do.; L.L. Lamb, Rochester, Detroit, coal; barges Adriondac, Ogdensburg, Saginaw, light; Dashing Wave, do., do.

Down - schrs. W.Y. Emery, New Glasgow, Clayton, staves; Jennie Matthews, Chicago, Kingston, wheat; prop. Lowell, Chicago, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; schr. Tecumseh, Milwaukee, Port Colborne, grain.

In harbour - schr. Russian.

p.3 Customs Imports - Aug. 2nd - Str. Celtic, Duluth, Holcomb & Stewart, 3,893 bush. wheat.

Schr. Mont Blanc, Chicago, M.T. Co., 16,000 bush. wheat.

Str. Geneva, Cape Vincent, M. Vanorder, 1 brl.

Str. America, Toledo, Holcomb & Stewart, 2,804 bush. corn.

Schr. Armenian, Milwaukee, M.T. Co., 18,000 bush. wheat.

Schr. H.G. Cleveland, Milwaukee, M.T. Co., 15,275 bush. wheat.

Barque A.C. Keating, Chicago, M.T. Co., 19,000 bush. wheat.

Str. Cleveland, Chicago, M.T. Co., 10,026 bush. wheat.

Schr. Belle Mitchell, Chicago, M.T. Co., 18,556 bush. corn.

Schr. Mary Lyons, Chicago, M.T. Co., 29,566 bush. oats.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 2, 1876