The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 15, 1877


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p.3 The Garden Island - A Montreal despatch says: "The fine ocean barque Garden Island, built by Calvin & Breck, of Kingston, was locked through the Lachine Canal into the harbour yesterday. She will be at Montreal port for a few days and will then proceed to Quebec to take on a load of timber for England. Her cost is estimated at $8,000. (sic) A vessel as large as the Garden Island has probably never passed through the canal.

Marine Notes

Port Colborne, June 14th - Up - schrs. Polly M. Rogers, Oswego, Milwaukee, coal; Mary Merritt, Collinsby, Bay City, light; Cossack, Oswego, Detroit, coal; China, Kingston, Bay City, light; M.F. Merrick, Clayton, Detroit, light; G.B. Sloan, Oswego, Cleveland, railroad iron; O.M. Bond, Chicago, coal; prop. Nashua, Ogdensburg, Chicago, gen. cargo; steambarge Abercorn, Charlotte, Detroit, coal.

Down - schrs. White Oak, Cleveland, Kingston, coal; J.C. Woodruff, Toledo, Collinsby, timber; Huron, Point Pelee, Thorold, stone; Portage, Erie, Toronto, coal; Charger, Black Creek, Brockville, coal; tug Mocking Bird, Buffalo, Port Colborne, light.

In harbour - schrs. Mary Merritt, China, G.B. Sloan, O.M. Bond and M.F. Merrick.

The new tug Mocking Bird, built by Mr. Notter of Buffalo, and owned by Mr. Samuel Hopkins of this place, arrived today for canal service.

Collinsby, June 14th - Arrivals - Manzanilla, Bay City, timber; M.A. Muir, Rifle River, timber. Departures - H. Dudley, Chicago; Anna Craig, Toledo; Ayr, Bay City; tug McArthur left with a second raft for Quebec.


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Date of Original:
June 15, 1877
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KN.21901
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Rick Neilson
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Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 15, 1877