The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 30, 1877

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p.2 Bay of Quinte - The str. Crusoe (Henry C. Rothwell, Master) will leave Swift's wharf every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 3 p.m., for Bath and Amherst Island, calling at both landings. Returning, will leave Amherst Island (Upper Landing) at 7 a.m. Will call at Fairfield's and Millhaven when required. For freight or passage apply to James Swift at the wharf, or to the captain on board. Aug. 30th

p.3 The Stolen Boat - The man, Garrison Terry, who stole the boat and fish from Picton, was arrested yesterday. He will be taken to Picton, an officer having arrived for that purpose. The prisoner is a sufferer from St. Vitus' dance.

Marine News

Holcomb & Stewart - prop. L. Shickluna, from Detroit, lightened 4,000 bush. grain and proceeded to Montreal; schr. Hoboken, from Chicago, with 20,000 bush. corn; schr. J.G. Worts, from Toledo, with 19,000 bushels corn; barge A.C. Keating, from Chicago, with 20,000 bush. wheat; barge Jet and Annie arrived from Montreal in tow of tug H.A. Calvin, with 800 bags salt; departures in tow of H.A. Calvin, barge Jet, 22,500 bush. corn and 57 tons phosphate; Annie, 13,000 bush. corn and wheat and 50 tons phosphate.

Montreal Transportation Company - prop. Nashua, Chicago, 12,000 bush. wheat; schrs. W.B. Phelps, Detroit, 17,350 bush. wheat; Mary Copley, Chicago, 18,514 bush. corn; Rival, Detroit, 13,000 bush. wheat; America, Chicago, 18,853 bush. corn

G.M. Millar & Co. - Starling, Toledo, 12,290 bush. wheat.

St. Lawrence & Chicago Forwarding Co. - schr. Hercules, Toledo, 13,600 bush. wheat; props. America, Toledo, 3,538 bush. wheat; City of Concord, Toledo, 5,181 bush. wheat; Arcadia, Detroit, 2,091 bush. wheat.

Port Colborne, Aug. 29th - Up - schrs. Wm. Raynor, Oswego, Detroit, coal; Siberia, Kingston, Toledo, light; Antelope, Port Dalhousie, Chicago, light; Cavalier, Collinsby, Bay City, light; Mary, Port Robinson, Port Colborne, light; Monterey, Oswego, Chicago, light; M.L. Breck, Port Dalhousie, blank, light; J.T. Mott, Oswego, Chicago, coal; Queen of the Lakes, Toronto, Black River, light; Erie Stewart, Kingston, Port Colborne, light; Prince Alfred, Kingston, Toledo, light; Columbian, Oswego, Detroit, coal. Props. Lake Erie, Montreal, Detroit, light; City of Toledo, Ogdensburg, Chicago, gen. cargo.

Down - schrs. M. Filmore, Chicago, Kingston, corn; Cataract, Bay City, Kingston, staves; Magellan, Toledo, Kingston, corn; W.R. Taylor, Whitefish Point, Collinsby, timber; Pandora, Toledo, Kingston, corn; J. Drummond, Toledo, Kingston, corn; H. Dudley, Toledo, Kingston, corn; Stafford, Vermillion, Prescott, stone; Flora Emma, Pigeon Bay, Oshawa, lumber; Falmouth, Milwaukee, Sackett's Harbour, wheat; H.B. Moore, Detroit, Kingston, grain; China, Black River, Toronto, coal. Props. Oswegatchie, Chicago, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; Acadia, Detroit, Montreal, gen. cargo; Armenia, Toledo, Montreal, gen. cargo.

In harbour - schrs. Antelope, M.L. Breck, Monterey, Siberia, Cavalier, Columbian, Prince Alfred, Queen of the Lakes, Mary and Erie Stewart.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 30, 1877