The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Sept. 15, 1876

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p.2 Marine Notes

Jas. Swift - Called - strs. Passport, from Montreal; Corinthian from Hamilton; schr. Olive Branch from Charlotte with tiles and coal for J. Swift; Armenia from Picton; Simon Davis from the Canal.

Port Colborne, Sept. 14th - Up - schrs. L.S. Hammond, Oswego, Chicago, coal; Albacore, Port Metcalfe, Bay City, light; F.H. Oades, Toronto, light; Mary Merritt, St. Catharines, Black River, light; L.M. Guthrie, Port Colborne, Ashtabula, light; J.C. Woodruff, Toronto, Black River, light; props. L. Shickluna, Montreal, Toledo, light; Georgian, Montreal, Duluth, gen. cargo; tug Metamora, Kingston, Georgian Bay, light; barges G. Manly, Kingston, Georgian Bay, light; H. Benson, Kingston, Georgian Bay, light; F. Russel, Kingston, Georgian Bay, light.

Down - schr. W.Y. Emery, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; G.M. Neelon, Bay City, Kingston, timber; Canton, Toledo, Oswego, corn; Hartford, Chicago, Kingston, do.; New London, Cleveland, Port Robinson, coal; David Sharp, Erie, Port Colborne, do.; Eliza Allen, do., do., do.; Algerine, White Lake, Quebec, lumber; Mystic Star, Traverse City, Ogdensburg, lumber; prop. Garden City, Chicago, gen. cargo; Zealand, Toledo, Montreal, do.; Dromedary, do., do., do.; steambarge Abercorn, Muskegon, Ogdensburg, lumber; Lincoln, Duluth, Montreal, wheat; barge Lisgar, Duluth, do., do.

In harbour - schrs. Hammond, Albacore, Oades and J. Graham.

p.3 Owen Sound, Sept. 15th - About one o'clock this morning, as the steamer Cumberland, of the Collingwood and Lake Superior Line, was approaching the mouth of the river, she got aground, and in attempting to get her off they had a line around the shaft, when it suddenly broke, the end striking Capt. Orr and breaking both his legs near the thighs. He is seriously injured, and will remain on her until able to be removed to Collingwood. The Cumberland will proceed on her trip under charge of the first mate.

Customs Imports - Sept. 15th - Str. Lowell, Cleveland, Grand Trunk Railway, one iron bridge; Wm. Corbett & Co., 1 case paint.

Schr. Trader, Sodus, E. Collier, 125 bbls, and 22 bushels.

Schr. Brooklyn, Toledo, A. McPhie, 24,650 bush. corn.

Schr. Olive Branch, Charlotte, Jas. Swift, 236 tons coal; 205 pcs.

Schr. Mary Ann, Fairhaven, R.C. Carter, 144 tons coal.

Prop. Armenia, Toledo, A. McPhie, 3,171 bush. wheat.

Schr. Shannon, Detroit, Jas. Richardson, 18,300 bush. wheat.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Sept. 15, 1876