The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 19 Oct 1874

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p.2 Port Colborne, Oct. 17th - Down - Bk J. Hale, Toledo, Ogdensburg, wheat; prop. City of Montreal, Detroit, gen. cargo; Prussia, do., do., do.; Clinton, Milwaukee, Kingston, wheat; barge Grimsby, do., do., do.; schr. S. Amsden, Pt. Rowan, Kingston, wheat; Cortez, Chicago, Oswego, corn; Hattie Howard, Annandale.

Up - schrs. Haze, Pt. Dalhousie, blank; Queen of the North, Toronto, Buffalo, barley; steambarge Van Allen, Oakville, Toledo, barley; schr. Union Jack, Belleville, Erie, coal; G. Smith, Oswego, Toledo, salt; Mystic Star, do., Milwaukee, salt; Turner & Kellar, do., do., coal; schr. Wild Rover, Kingston, Ashtabula, iron ore; Sligo, Collins Bay, Toledo, light; bk Bessie Barwick, do., do.; T.C. Street, Toronto, Detroit, barley; Gibraltar, do., Buffalo, do.

In Harbour - Sligo, Star, bge Westford, schr. White, Wild Rover, Garibaldi, Turner & Keller, bks Bessie Barwick, T.C. Street, schr. Mystic Star.

The Harbor

Jas. Swift & Co. - str. Magnet from Hamilton; prop. Europe from Chicago; str. Corsican from Montreal; prop. Lake Michigan from Hamilton; prop. City of Montreal from Chatham; prop. Celtic from Montreal; schr. E.G. Benedict from Chicago (sic), coal.

Jones & Millar - schr. Jura from Cobourg, 5,812 bush. wheat; prop. Prussia, from Detroit, 4,500 bush. wheat.

St. Lawrence & Chicago Forwarding Co. - schr. Mary Battle, from Port Dalhousie, 21,365 bush. wheat; schr. Elgin, Chicago, 18,650 bush. wheat; Lady Dufferin, Chicago, 20,569 bush. wheat.

Holcomb & Stewart - arrived - prop. Europe from Chicago, 3,000 bush. corn; schr. J.R. Benson, Chicago, 19,600 bush. wheat; schr. G.W. Weston, from Milwaukee, 18,100 bush. wheat; prop. Clinton, Milwaukee, 16,000 bush. wheat; schr. Ontario, Belleville, 5,000 bush. barley. Departures for Montreal per tug line - barge Martin, 12,600 bush. wheat and corn.

p.3 Action For Damages - Annie E. Carlisle has taken action in Montreal against the Canadian Navigation Company for $5,000, in connection with the loss of her luggage in the burning of the Kingston.

Customs Imports - Oct. 17th - Bk B. Barwick, Toledo, 222 pcs. oak, Calvin & Breck.

Schr. Bismarck, Chicago, 17,811 bush. wheat, M.T. co.

Schr. W. Stokes, Sackett's Harbour, 1,500 ?, A. Sprague.

Str. America, Montreal, 19 cs pickles, J.A. Hendry & Co.; 29 cs pickles, G. Robertson & Son.

Schr. Elgin, Chicago, 18,650 bush. wheat, A. Macphie.

J.R. Benson, do., 19,000 bush. wheat, Holcomb & Stewart.

Oct. 19th - Str. Europe, Chicago, 50 rolls roofing paper, Fraser & George.

East, Montreal, 14 cs pickles, G. Robertson & Son; 28 cs pickles, J.A. Hendry & Co.

Str. Prussia, Detroit, 4,428 bush. wheat, Millar & Jones.

Schr. Lady Dufferin, 20,570 bush. wheat, A. Macphie.

Schr. E.G. Benedict, Oswego, 47 tons coal, J. Swift & Co.

Str. Clinton, Milwaukee, 16,000 bush. wheat, Holcomb & Stewart.

G.M. Neelon, Chicago, 18,100 bush. wheat, Holcomb & Stewart.

Gatineau, Cape Vincent, 55 tons coal, H. Harris.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 19 Oct 1874