The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 Oct 1874

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p.2 Port Colborne, Oct. 23rd - Down - schr. Blazing Star, Detroit, Oswego, wheat.

Up - steambarges Belle P. Cross, Ogdensburg, Detroit, stone; Eureka, do., light; India, do.; schrs. Oades, Oswego, Toledo, coal; G.M. Neelon, St. Catharines, Bay City, light; C.M. Mixer, Oswego, Milwaukee, coal; barges O.J. Hale, Cape Vincent, Cleveland, hay; prop. Africa, Montreal, Detroit, gen. cargo.

The Harbor

J. Swift & Co. - Arrived - str. City of Kingston from Ottawa; prop. Prussia from Montreal; str. Corinthian from Montreal; prop. Bruno from Chatham; str. Picton from Montreal; prop. R.W. Standly from Montreal; str. Alexandria from Trenton. The schr. Ploughboy is loading barley for Oswego.

St. Lawrence & Chicago Forwarding Co. - Arrived - schr. H.P. Murray, from Port Dalhousie, with 9,936 bush. wheat.

The Western papers say that Messrs. Folger Bros. have bought the schr. Governor. Capt. Samuel Fraser was the purchaser, for $1,000.

p.3 Fast Sailing - The schr. Gazelle has made a quick trip between Wellington and Oswego in 30 hours, loading and discharging.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 Oct 1874