The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 22, 1878

Full Text

p.3 Marine Notes

At Holcomb & Stewart's both elevators were at work today, there being quite a rush of business.

Montreal Transportation Co. - schr. Clayton Belle, 19,716 bush. corn; tug Bronson, with four barges, light.

J. Swift's - steamers Spartan from Montreal; Corinthian from Hamilton; props. Garden City from Ogdensburg; Kincardine from Belleville; Cuba from Toronto; City of Toledo from Oswego.

Holcomb & Stewart - Arrived - schrs. Montpelier, from Chicago, 20,000 bush. corn; Elvina, from Chicago, 18,500 bush. corn; prop. Zealand, from Chicago, 4,500 bush. corn. Departures: barges Star No. 1, 21,500 bush. corn; Eagle, 21,000 bush. corn; Mona, 18,000 bush. corn; Minnie, 14,000 bush. corn; Lark, 20,000 bush. corn; Alex Pacy, 17,000 bush. corn. They all left in tow of the steamer Hiram Calvin for Montreal. Prop. Zealand, 15,000 bush. corn; barge Fortune, 13,000 bush. corn.

Port Colborne, June 21st - Up - schrs. Agnes Hope, Oswego, Cleveland, light; Belle Mitchell, Oswego, Chicago, coal; Dundee, Kingston, Detroit, light; A. Falconer, Kingston, Detroit, light; J. Wade, Charlotte, Chicago, coal; Mary Grover, Kingston, Black River, light; Ada Medora, Oswego, Chicago, coal; prop. Lowell, Ogdensburg, Toledo, gen. cargo.

Down - schrs. American, Black River, Brockville, coal; L.S. Hammond, Chicago, Kingston, corn; Florida, Cleveland, Oswego, coal; Montcalm, Chicago, Kingston, corn; Lady Dufferin, Black River, Welland, coal; Telegraph, Toledo, Sackett's Harbour, corn; J.N. Carter, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; Corsican, Toledo, Oswego, coal; W.R. Taylor, Ashland, Collins Bay, timber; J.T. Mott, Black River, Brockville, coal; prop. Prussia, Milwaukee, Montreal, gen. cargo.

Port Colborne, June 22nd - Up - schrs. Ada Medora, Oswego, Chicago, coal; London, Kingston, Toledo, light; Comanche, Charlotte, Chicago, coal; Lone Star, Welland, Erie, light; Garibaldi, Toronto, Leamington, light; Hyderabad, Kingston, Chicago, salt; Shandon, Kingston, Luddington, light; H. Fitzhugh, Fairhaven, Toledo, coal; Pulaski, Oswego, Saginaw, coal; prop. Oswegatchie, Ogdensburg, Chicago, gen. cargo.

Down - schrs. D. Lyons, Chicago, Kingston, corn; Clara Youell, Black River, Toronto, coal; J. Bigler, Chicago, Kingston, corn; B. Everleigh, Toledo, Oswego, grain; Star, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; M.L. Breck, Bay City, Kingston, timber; F.D. Barker, Chicago, Kingston, corn; prop. Vanallen, Chatham, Quebec, blank.

Media Type:
Item Type:
Date of Original:
June 22, 1878
Local identifier:
Language of Item:
Rick Neilson
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Kingston Newspaper clippings
Other Web sites/External links
Kingston News, 22 June 1878 Kingston News, 22 June 1878
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit

My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 22, 1878