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

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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.

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