The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Mar 1891

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p.2 Incidents of the Day - The reeve of Portsmouth wants a lighthouse on the end of the breakwater.

Extensive repairs are being made to the K. & M. F. company's barges at Portsmouth.

Margaret Mullen, cook of the schr. Flora, of Picton, has been arrested in Toronto for forgery.

The new cabin for the tug Bronson is almost completed and the new smokestack is erected.

The barges belonging to the Montreal transportation company are being repaired and refitted in preparation of next season's business.

This year the Thousand Island steamboat company's craft will be distinguished by having the letter "E" painted in red on the smokestacks, and with pennants with the same letter inscribed on them.

Personal Mention - Capt. Nicholson will command the Norseman during the coming season.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Mar 1891