The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 Oct 1874

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p.2 Port Colborne, Oct. 16th - Down - Schr. Canton, Detroit, Oswego, wheat; prop. Sovereign, Milwaukee, Montreal, wheat; Europe, Chicago, do., do., gen. cargo; schr. G.M. Neelon, Milwaukee, Kingston, wheat; Canada, Toledo, do., staves; bge Eureka, Detroit, Ogdensburg, lumber; India, Bay City, do., do.; Cross, do., do., do.; Wm. Cowie, Pt. Huron, do., do.; schr. L. Seaton, Detroit, Oswego, wheat; S.D. Hungerford, Toledo, do., do.; Star, Cleveland, St. Catharines, coal; prop. City of Montreal; bge O.J. Hale.

Up - schr. H.W. Hoag, Oswego, Toledo, coal; Twilight, Toronto, Chicago, barley; prop. Scotia, Montreal, do., gen. cargo; Georgian, do., Pt. Dover, do.; schr. Polly M. Rogers, Oswego, Milwaukee, coal; Queen of the Lakes, Garrett Smith.

The Harbor

Jas. Swift & Co. - Arrived - strs. Corinthian from Montreal; Picton, do.; prop. East, do.; strs. City of Kingston from Ottawa; Magnet from Hamilton. The schr. Mary Jane is loading barley for Oswego.

Jones & Millar - Arrived - schooner Jura from Cobourg with 6,000 bushels wheat. Cleared - barge Princess for Montreal with 16,000 bush. wheat and 45,000 ft. pine lumber.

Holcomb & Stewart - Arrived - schrs. British Queen from Jordan with 8,000 bush. wheat; Erie Stewart from Port Dover with 13,260 bush. wheat. Departures for Montreal per tug Wren - barges Linnet, 16,000 bush. wheat; Annie, 14,600 bush. wheat and barley; Finch, 12,000 bush. wheat and peas; Snipe, 11,380 bush. peas.

p.3 Customs Imports - Oct. 15th - Str. Alexandra, Clayton, 125 pgs cheese, G. Morton.

Schr. J. McDonald, Oswego, 200 sacks meal, J. Kavanagh.

Str. Calabria, Montreal, 1 case books, J.E. Hutchison; 6 jks w lard, McKelvey and Birch.

Schr. Royal Oak, Oswego, 224 tons coal, J. Swift & Co.

Prop. Lincoln, Milwaukee, 16,114 bush. wheat, A. Macphie.

Barge Lisgar, Milwaukee, 20,000 bush. wheat, A. Macphie.

Schr. Laurel, Oswego, 200 bbls. water lime, J. Swift & Co.

Oct. 16th - Schr. Clara Youell, Toledo, 15,500 bush. wheat, Jones & Millar.

Str. Ocean, Chicago, 3,782 bush. wheat, Holcomb & Stewart.

Schr. Kate, Ontario, 150 tons pig iron, Folger & Hanley.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 Oct 1874