The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Jun 1891

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p.1 General Paragraphs - The str. Armenia left Garden Island last night for Toledo, light.

Clearances: schr. Annie Falconer, Charlotte, light; Eliza Fisher, Charlotte, light; str. Anglin, Cape Vincent, cedar posts.

Arrivals: schr. Freeman, Belleville, 9,000 bushels of peas; tugs Thompson and Hall and eight barges, light; schr. Flora Emma, Sodus Point, coal; scow Denver, Sackett's Harbor, light; schr. F.F. Cole, Oswego, light; schr. White Oak, Oswego, coal.



The strs. Passport from Toronto, Spartan from Montreal, and Rideau Belle from Ottawa, called here today.

The str. John Rugee, on the Fort Frederick shoal, was lightened this morning and soon floated off after a day's detention.

The strs. D.M. Wilson, with consort from Chicago with corn, and Denver, Duluth, wheat, are expected here tonight.

Capt. Ben Lehman, of the "whaleback" str. Joseph H. Colby, is a Russian by birth. He left this morning for a trip to Montreal via the St. Lawrence. Having never been east of Kingston by water before he is desirous of becoming better acquainted with the river before taking his boat and her consort down.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Jun 1891