The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 20 Jun 1877

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p.2 Belleville News - McLellan and Highland Beauty in harbor.

- Dredging the Harbor - "At the last meeting of the Town Council, a contract for dredging the harbour was awarded to Capt. Malcom (sic - Malcolm ?), of Oswego. Today that gentleman arrived here and his dredge is expected on Thursday. $3,000 will be expended by the town in this work, and it is not improbable that the Gov't will lend assistance."

p.3 An Exciting Yacht Race - at Longueuil, Mr. McCorkell's Waterwitch not successful.


-The arrivals since yesterday were: Schr. Jas. Norris, Cheboygan, 256 pieces of white pine, Messrs. Calvin & Breck; schr. St. Lawrence, Ludington, 360 pieces of lumber, Messrs. Calvin & Breck; S. & J. Collier, Cleveland, 357 tons of coal, for the Rockwood Asylum. Several steamers called, with passengers and baggage.

Passed the Canal: M.J. Cummings, Chicago, Kingston, wheat; Jane Ralston, Muskegon, Ogdensburg, lumber; Magellan, Bay City, Collinsby, timber; Hoboken, Chicago, Kingston, corn; Madeira, do, do, do; Havana, Chicago, Kingston, do; Pandora, Black River, Brockville, coal; Pulaski, Sheboygan, Collinsby, timber; G.M. Neelon, do, Kingston, do; Canada, do, do, do; Montcalm, Chicago, do, corn; John Wesley, Muskegon, do, deals; Jessie Drummond, Courtwright, Clayton, staves; T.J. King, Clenton River, do, timber; British Queen, Erie, Toronto, coal; Mont Blanc, Chicago, Kingston, corn; Brooklyn, Sheboygan, Clayton, timber.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 20 Jun 1877