The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Aug 1891

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Arrivals: tug Thompson and two barges, Oswego, coal.

The barge Kinghorn, on Davis' drydock for repairs, was launched yesterday.

The schr. Lady Macdonald, from Ashtabula with coal for Swift & Co., is expected tonight.

The str. Traveller arrived at Portsmouth from Charlotte yesterday with three barges loaded with coal.

The tug Walker, with the Minnedosa and Kildonan in tow, will arrive tonight with wheat from Fort William.

Clearances: tugs Thompson and Active and two barges, grain laden, Montreal; schr. Grantham, Charlotte, light; schr. Hanlan, Oswego, light.

Captain Thomas Donnelly returned yesterday from a tour of inspection in the western district, calling at Lakefield, Lindsay, Peterboro, Windsor, Sarnia and other places en route.

The steam yacht Outlet Queen was successfully transferred from Charleston lake to Gananoque, yesterday, arriving at the latter place, drawn by four teams, last evening. She was launched this morning and will be towed up to the city by the str. Lorelei on Wednesday.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Aug 1891