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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 May 1879

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St. L. & C. Co. - Arrivals: Schrs. M.L. Breck, Toledo, 16,000 bush corn; Richardson, Toronto, 4,000 bush wheat; Twilight, Toronto, 12,000 bush wheat; Belle, Hamilton, 6,807 bush wheat.

M.T. Co. - Arrivals: Schr. Maggie McRae, 21,500 bush corn.

Richardson's Wharf - Departures: Barge Ontario, 17,000 bush rye, Montreal; two barges with phosphate, Quebec.

Swift's - Props. Persia, St. Catharines; Armenia, Prescott; steam barge Kitty Friel, for Ottawa.

Gunn's Wharf - Arrived: Sloop Minnie, Bath, peas and rye; str. Crusoe, Gananoque.

Excursion - The first trip out of Kingston for the season will take place on Saturday next, when the ferry steamers will run to Cape Vincent, Gananoque and among the islands for a fare, the lowness of which must induce many to indulge in the pleasure of the sail.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 May 1879