The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Aug 1878

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p.2 Portsmouth Marine Railway - operated by James Fisher. July 24th

p.3 Marine - arrivals and departures at Garden Island.

Aug. 8, 1878

p.3 Visiting - steam yacht Cayuga from Alexandria Bay.

W.W. - steamer building at Cape Vincent by Chaffey Bros. to be caulked this


- Dr. Curtis has finest yacht in Kingston - the largest pleasure boat in harbour.

- Detroit grain shippers complain of insurance rates to Buffalo, Kingston, Oswego and Ogdensburg.

Aug. 9, 1878

p.3 A Big Load - Henry Folger carried 23,000 feet of timber through Welland Canal.

The Boats - Geneva machinery disarranged; Maud delayed.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Aug 1878