The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 17, 1877

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p.3 Marine News

On the 10th the schooner Hyderabad was chartered at Chicago for wheat to Kingston at 9 1/2 cents, and schooner Muir, barley to same port at 8 cents.

Seamen's wages, $2 per diem out of Chicago and Milwaukee.

The schooner Montana arrived at Chicago on the 11th instant, with her main sail torn into shreds, 70,000 feet of lumber gone from her deck load, and her bulwarks knocked out. She shipped a very heavy sea outside, and the bulwarks had to be sacrificed to get the water off.

The schr. B.W. Folger left this afternoon for Montreal with 8,500 bush. barley and peas for D. Sills & Son.

Port Colborne, Oct. 16th - Up - schr. Norway, Kingston, Toledo, light; Siberia, Kingston, Toledo, stone; M. Fillmore, Kingston, Chicago, salt; Gallatin, Fair Haven, Chicago, coal; L.A. Burton, Oswego, Chicago, salt; E.P. Dorr, Charlotte, Detroit, coal; prop. City of Concord, Ogdensburg, Chicago, gen. cargo; Granite State, Ogdensburg, Cleveland, gen. cargo; Oswegatchie, Ogdensburg, Chicago, gen. cargo; Scotia, Montreal, Chicago, light; Tecumseh, Port Colborne, Chicago, light.

Down - schr. W.H. Oades, Detroit, Oswego, wheat; Mary of St. Catharines, Erie, Port Robinson, coal; Wacousta, Long Point, Port Robinson, light; prop. City of New York, Toledo, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; Tecumseh, Chicago, Port Colborne, wheat; steambarge Wm. Cowie, Alpena, Ogdensburg, lumber.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 17, 1877