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Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 26, 1878

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p.3 News has been received in Montreal that the steamer Spartan broke her rudder chain near Coteau.

Marine Notes

Montreal Transportation Co. - Arrived - tug Glide with four barges. Departures - tug Glide with barges Milwaukee, 18,000 bush. corn and 20,000 W.I. staves; Montreal, 15,200 bush. corn and 116 tons phosphate; Glengarry, 15,160 bush. wheat; schr. Maggie McRae, walnut lumber.

James Swift's - Arrived - props. Kincardine, from Oswego; Persia from St. Catharines; str. Algerian from Hamilton; prop. Armenia from Prescott; strs. D.C. West from Rideau Canal; Corinthian from Montreal.

Holcomb & Stewart's - Arrived - schr. Frank D. Barber (sic - Barker ?), from Chicago, 19,000 bush. corn; scow Moravian, 100 tons stone. Departures - barges Jet, 23,000 bush. corn; Hawk, 12,100 bush. corn; Finch, 12,400 bush. corn; Ox, 10,500 bush. wheat and corn; Star No. 2, 11,500 bush. corn.

Port Colborne, June 25th - Evening - Up - schrs. W.B. Philips, Oswego, Milwaukee, corn; W. Keller, Charlotte, Cleveland, pig iron; Falmouth, Charlotte, Black River, iron ore. Barge Benson, Collins Bay, Crawford's Quarry, light; Russell, Collins Bay, Crawford's Quarry, light; Manley, Collins Bay, Crawford's Quarry. Tug Metamora, Collins Bay. Prop. City of New York, Ogdensburg, Toledo, gen. cargo; Haze, Ogdensburg, Buffalo, light.

Down - schrs. Maumee Valley, Detroit, Charlotte, bone dust; Evening Star, Muskegon, Kingston, lumber; Huron, Ashtabula, Toronto, coal; barges Lisgar, Marquette, Garden Island, timber; Gibraltar, Marquette, Garden Island, timber; steam barge Lincoln, Marquette, Garden Island, timber.

Port Colborne, June 26th - Up - schrs. Niagara, Kingston, Kincardine, Chicago, light; P.M. Rogers, Charlotte, Chicago, coal; L. Hamilton, Kingston, Sault Ste. Marie, light; Emerald, Collins Bay, Luddington, light; Two Friends, Toronto, Black River, light; E.M. Carrington, Ogdensburg, Alpena, light; Mary, St. Catharines, Erie, light. Prop. Canada, Hamilton, Toledo, light.

Down - schr. Huron, Ashtabula, Toronto, coal. Props. City of Concord, Chicago, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; Columbia, Toledo, Montreal, gen. cargo; Scotia, Milwaukee, Montreal, gen. cargo.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 26, 1878