The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Oct 1877

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Chicago Charters: To Kingston, schr. Muir, barley at 8 cents; Two Friends, wheat on p.t.; schr. Hyderabad for 20,000 bu wheat at 9 1/2 cents.

Passed the Canal - For Kingston, schrs. E.H. Rutherford, Toledo, corn; Jessie Drummond, Detroit, wheat; Wawanosh, Toledo, corn; J.C. Woodruff, do, do; American, Chicago, wheat; Star, Detroit, do; steam barge Mary Robertson, Chicago, do.

General Notes - Vessel men look for higher rates yet from Chicago and Milwaukee, but shippers are getting crusty, and declare they cannot afford more. A daily line of propellers between Buffalo and Duluth, calling at way ports, both Canadian and American, is projected for next season.

Toronto Harbor - The schooner Garibaldi (of Port Hope) cleared for Kingston with a cargo of wheat at 2 cents. The prop. Africa is loading wheat for Montreal at 6 cents. The schooners Speedwell and Twilight are loading with corn for Ogdensburg. The schooners Persia, E.W. Rathbun, Annie Mulvey and A. Falconer are loading with wheat for Kingston at 2 cents.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Oct 1877