The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Jun 1891

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The schr. White Oak is unloading coal at the asylum.

Yesterday the steamer Johnson left for Belleville to tow a raft of timber to Garden Island.

This morning the steamer Armenia reached Garden Island from Toledo with a load of oak timber.

The ship carpenters working at Portsmouth for the K. & M. T. company were discharged on Saturday.

Next week the masts for the new barge, Garden Island, will be placed in position. The boat will be completed at the end of six weeks.

The following crafts are expected to arrive tonight: str. Tecumseh, Lansing to Collins' Bay, timber; str. Resolute, Kincardine to Kingston, salt.

Arrivals: tug Hall and three barges, Montreal, light; tug Thompson and four barges, Oswego, coal; schr. White Oak, Oswego, coal; prop. Acadia, Chicago, light; steam yachts Juanita and Alert, Clayton, excursion parties.

Clearances: prop. Glengarry, with cement, and barges Glenora and Gaskin, Chicago, light; tug Thompson and two barges, Oswego, for coal; schr. Eliza Fisher, Oswego, light; schr. Acacia, Fairhaven, light; sloop Laura D., Cape Vincent, lumber; schr. Maggie L., Dexter, lumber; schr. B.W. Folger, Sodus Point, light; tug Charley Ferris and barges, Oswego, lumber.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Jun 1891