The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 Sep 1891

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The prop. Tilley which left here for Port Dalhousie will be docked there for repairs.

The schr. W.T. Greenwood is on the dry dock at Portsmouth for general repairs.

The steam yacht Magic arrived from Oswego, this morning, with a quantity of fruit on board, which was disposed of quickly.

Clearances: tug J.R. Booth and barge, Ottawa, light; tug Active and four barges, Montreal, grain; prop. Tilley and consorts, Port Dalhousie, light.

The prop. Clinton and two barges left last night for Detroit with a million feet of deal on board consigned to the Diamond match company of Detroit. The timber will be used exclusively for the manufacture of matches.

Arrivals: prop. Clinton and consorts, Detroit, deal timber; tug Active and three barges, Montreal, light; tug Bronson and two barges, Montreal, light; schr. B.W. Folger, Fairhaven, coal; sloop Maggie L., Trenton, cordwood.

p.4 The Keewatin Enquiry - Ottawa, Sept. 12th - the Keewatin set sail on questionable trip on June 15th, 1889; crew questioned about expenses.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 Sep 1891