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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Oct 1891


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MARINE INTELLIGENCE.

The tug Thompson will go to Ogdensburg for a new wheel.

The str. Rideau Belle is having her wheel repaired at Davis' dry dock.

The schr. Jessie Breck will be dry docked on Monday and her bottom thoroughly overhauled.

The schr. Glenora, from West Superior, and schr. Gaskin, from Duluth, are in port with wheat.

The prop. Waverly, with consort Bruce, ran aground on the shoal opposite the locomotive works last night.

Capt. Noonan will enlarge the hull of the Rideau Belle this winter. The trade of the Rideau canal requires a larger boat.

The schr. Groton, Chicago, 24,111 bush. rye, and schr. Nirvana, Chicago, 42,202 bush. rye, have arrived at Portsmouth.

The str. Rideau Belle arrived from Ottawa last night. For the remainder of the season she will only run as far as Smith's Falls.

Clearances: prop. ?, Chicago, light; (unreadable - damaged) Thompson, eight barges, (unreadable) Montreal.

The schr. John McBride ? sprang ? sank near Jackson's ? ? The boat has been raised and again ? the creek in company with the Grey?

Arrivals: prop. Clinton, with consorts Lisgar and Grimsby, Chicago, grain; prop. Acadia, Chicago, 5,000 bush. corn; schr. Vienna, Oshawa, 11,000 bush. barley; schr. Katie Eccles, Colborne, 8,200 bush. rye; prop. Waverly and consort Bruce, Duluth, 50,000 bush. wheat; tug Thompson, Montreal, five light barges; str. John Haggart, Rideau canal, peas; schr. Fleetwing, Oswego, coal; schr. Oliver Mowat, Sandusky, coal; steam barge Anglin, Cape Vincent, light.


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Date of Publication:
10 Oct 1891
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KN.16517b
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Oct 1891