The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 May 1892

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Arrivals: schr. Baltic, Oswego, coal; str. Nile and barge Isis, Ottawa, lumber.

The prop. Glengarry and schrs. Gaskin and Glenora will be docked at the government dock for repairs.

The prop. Northerner left for Buffalo last night. She takes back with her about sixty bushels of damaged wheat.

The steamer Rocket will probably go on her route next week. Capt. Fred Graves will be commander and T. Butler, jr., be purser.

Capt. J.B. Estes, Charlotte, has chartered a steamer and will run her this season on a route between Charlotte and Manitou Beach.

The schr. Annie Minnes cleared for Oswego, Thursday night, and arrived back with a load of coal, last night, having made an exceptionally fast trip.

The str. Armenia and barge Traverse to Garden Island, lumber; str. Shickluna and consort, Fort William to Kingston, wheat, passed Port Dalhousie, last night.

The prop. St. Magnus has undergone some important repairs (having had her engine compounded, etc.) and leaves for Port Dalhousie to go on dry dock for finishing touches.

Clearances: schr. Dudley, Oswego, light; str. Calvin with barges, Ogdensburg, light; schr. Worts, Fairhaven, light; schr. Laura, Oswego, light; prop. Northerner, Buffalo, light; schr. Herbert Dudley, Oswego, light; schr. Flora Carveth, Oswego, light; schr. Jamieson, Oswego, light.

Capt. Bernier and Mr. Heaton (Haston ?), Quebec, were in the city yesterday and took a trip on the str. Corsican, yesterday morning, to adjust the compasses. The steamer ran up as far as Nine Mile Point. In the afternoon the str. Spartan also made a trip with these men on board for the same purpose.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 May 1892