The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 3 Sep 1891

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The str. Rosedale, from Chicago with corn, will arrive today.

The str. Tecumseh is expected at Collins Bay today, with timber from French River.

The schr. B.W. Folger will leave tonight for Oswego to load coal for Swift & Co.

The steamyacht Lucille brought a party of excursionists for the circus today from Alexandria Bay.

The tug M.J. Cummings is here waiting for two lumber barges from Ottawa, which she will take to Oswego.

Some 2,600 bushels of rye of the Valencia's last cargo were damaged. It is now being unloaded at Richardson's elevator.

Arrivals: schr. Fleetwing, Charlotte, coal; sloop Laura D., Cape Vincent, light; prop. Orion, Toledo, 30,000 bushels rye; prop. Clinton and two barges, 62,000 bushels rye, Chicago.

Incidents of the Day - The Donnelly wrecking outfit is at Hamilton clearing the debris of the railway disaster out of the Hamilton canal.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 3 Sep 1891