The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 May 1878

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p.3 W.W. - engineers on Oswego Belle dismissed - not qualified on Can. side.

Marine - M.T. Co. - The schooner D. Freeman arrived from Port Hope with 8,936 bush of wheat. The departures, in tow of the tug Glide, were: barges Energy, 355 gross tons of phosphate; Colborne, 17,500 bushels of wheat and 90 tons of phosphate; Cayuga, 12,000 bushels of wheat and 6,000 bushels of peas; Montreal, 19,000 bushels wheat; Advance, 9,000 bush of peas.

Swift's - Propeller Persia, from St. Catherines; Shickluna, from Montreal; Asia, from Montreal; Lake Ontario, from Hamilton.

Holcomb & Stewart's - Schooner S. & J. Collier, 10,000 bushels of wheat; Enterprise, Whitby, 6,000 bush peas; Sea Bird, Consecon, 5,000 bush peas. The departures are: barge Rapid, for Quebec, 300,000 feet of deals; Finch, 12,000 bush peas and corn. Tonight the Lark leaves for Montreal with 19,000 bush of wheat; Ox, 11,000 bush peas; Snipe, 12,000 bush of wheat; Minnie, 14,500 bushels of corn.

Chicago Forwarding Co. - The schr. Falconer, with 12,000 bushels wheat, has arrived here.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 May 1878