The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Oct 1874

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p.2 Port Colborne, Oct. 27th - Down - schr. Bermuda, Wheatley, Oshawa, lumber; Gerrit Smith, Toledo, Oswego, corn and wheat; Guiding Star, Detroit, Oswego, wheat; T. Baker, Cleveland, Prescott, coal and stone; prop. Scotia, Chicago, Montreal, gen. cargo.

Up - schrs. Samuel Amsden, Kingston, Pt. Rowan, light; A. Ford, Ontario, Cleveland; prop. Georgian, City of Montreal; schr. L. Seaton, Rochester, Chicago, coal; Sweepstakes, Tom Simms, Oswego, Toledo, coal.

Discharged at elevator - schr. Shandon, and lays up for the season, also the schr. Manzanilla discharged yesterday.

The Harbor - Jas. Swift & Co. - prop. Persia, from St. Catharines; prop. Lake Michigan, Hamilton; steambarge Gatineau, Ottawa; schr. Ploughboy left for Oswego with a cargo of barley.

Jones & Millar - schr. Ariel, from Toledo, with 10,000 bush. wheat.

St. Lawrence & Chicago Forwarding Co. - prop. City of St. Catharines, from Toledo, lightened 4,000 bush. wheat

p.3 Customs Imports - Oct. 26th - Schr. Sweet Home, Oswego, 264 tons coal, John Kerr; 6 bbls apples, master in bond.

Schr. W.J. Sherman, Henderson, 922 bxs cheese, G. Morton.

Str. Canada, Montreal, 2 cases pickles, J.A. Hendry & Co., 2 cases pickles, G. Robertson & Son.

Oct. 27th - Schr. Gulnair, Chicago, 19,506 bush. wheat, M.T. Co.

Schr. Ariel, Toledo, 10,000 bush. wheat, Jones & Miller.

Schr. J.R. Merritt, Chicago, 18,498 bush. wheat, M.T. Co.

Schr. New Dominion, Chicago, 13,214 bush. wheat, Holcomb & Stewart.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Oct 1874