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

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p.3 On A Cruise - The yacht Eureka is on a cruise down the river, the following gentlemen being on board: Thos. H. O'Neil (New York), R.R. Creighton, L.W. Shannon, J.R. Shannon, A. Allen, and Theodore Haven. They are cruising among the Islands.

Customs' Imports - str. Oswego Belle, Oswego, G.S. Hobart, 5 bbls.; J.K. Nicol, 10 casks, 1 bbl.; G.W. Abrams, 1 lot H.H. goods.

Schr. Corsican, Toledo, Holcomb & Stewart, 13,924 bush. corn.

Schr. G.W. Davis, Toledo, Holcomb & Stewart, 18,900 bush. corn.

Str. Spartan, Montreal, Macnee & Waddell, 11 cases, 4 bales, 1 roll.

Str. Lake Ontario, Toledo, St. Lawrence & Chicago F. Co., 3,912 bush. corn.

Marine Notes

Holcomb & Stewart - Arrived - schrs. G.W. Davis, Toledo, 19,000 bush. corn; Corsican, Toledo, 14,000 bush. corn; North Star, Brighton, 11,000 bush. peas; Barge Rapid, Montreal, light.

Montreal Transportation Co. - Arrivals - Prop. Africa, Toledo, 3,301 bushels corn; Scotia, Chicago, 573 bush. corn; Prussia, Chicago, 6,817 bush. corn; schr. Charger, Toledo, 17,229 bush. corn; prop. Armenia, Toronto, 14,000 bush. corn; Victor, Toledo, 17,753 bush. corn; Africa, Chicago, 20,000 bush. corn, by Glide, with barge Oswego, Caraga, Lome, Lancaster, Wheatbin of Cleveland. The Glide left with barges Consort, 10,200 bush. corn; Lome, 15,474 bush. corn; Glengarry, 15,599 bush. corn; Relief, 11,457 bush. corn; Lancaster, 17,681 bush. corn; Wheatbin, 20,000 bush. corn.

Port Colborne, July 20th - Up - schrs. Monterey, Fair Haven, Chicago, coal; Augusta, Kingston, Toledo, light; J. Waters, Hamilton, Black River, light; Craftsman, Toronto, Cleveland, light; Jamaica, Charlotte, Chicago, coal; prop. City of Concord, Ogdensburg, Chicago, gen. cargo.

Down - schr. Lamb, Bay City, Oswego, lumber; props. Champlain, Toledo, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; Milwaukee, Chicago, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo.

In Harbour - schrs. Craftsman, Portage.

At Elevator - schr. S.V.R. Watson.

Port Colborne, July 22nd - Up - schrs. St. Louis, Toronto, Toledo, light; Gulnare, Hamilton, Cleveland, light; W.H. Rounds, Charlotte, Milwaukee, coal; Mary of Port Stanley, Kingston, Black River, light; barge Colonel Brackett, Bear Creek, Black River, iron ore; B. Baker, Bear Creek, Black River, iron ore; tug Mollie Spence, Bear Creek, Black River, iron ore.

Down - schrs. W.N. Oades, Black River, Brockville, coal; Yellow Craft (sic - Mellow Craft ?), Amherstburg, Quebec, lumber; Mary, Erie, Thorold, coal; Gleniffer, Marquette, Kingston, timber; W.B. Phelps, Milwaukee, Oswego, corn; Van Straubenzie, blank, Kingston, timber; Oriental, Sault Ste. Marie, Kingston, timber; City of Manitowac, Pentwater, Liverpool, lumber; N. Wilder, Chicago, Kingston, corn; Ella Murton, Cleveland, Hamilton, coal; Nellie Hunter, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; W.A. Lydon, Black River, Toronto, coal; Wave Crest, Cleveland, Belleville, coal; Hyderabad, Chicago, Kingston, corn; Bangalore, Chicago, Kingston, corn; Jas. Wade, Chicago, Kingston, corn; Itasca, Milwaukee, Oswego, corn; D.G. Fort, Chicago, Kingston, corn; Cecelia, Toledo, Port Metcalfe, timber; W.R. Taylor, Bay City, Collinsby, timber; J.G. McGrath, Kingsville, Port Colborne, ties; London, Toledo, Kingston, timber; props. California, Toledo, Montreal, gen. cargo; Clinton, Toledo, Kingston, timber; Lake Erie, Toledo, Montreal, gen. cargo; Dromedary, Toledo, Montreal, gen. cargo; Glasgow, Bay City, Ogdensburg, lumber; barges Grimsby, Lake Superior, Collinsby, timber; Clyde, Whoskey Bay, Collinsby, timber; Adirondac, Bay City, Ogdensburg, lumber; India, Bay City, Ogdensburg, lumber; Eureka, Bay City, Ogdensburg, lumber; Albany, Bay City, Ogdensburg, lumber.

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