The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Sep 1892

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Clearances: prop. Watervail (Watervall, Walter Vail ?) and schr. Baltic, Oswego, light; schr. Hanlan, Oswego.

The schr. B.W. Folger is loading lumber for Oswego. She will return with coal for Swift & Co.

The Glengarry left Davis' dry dock, this morning, and all that now remains to be done with a view of converting the boat into a steam barge is to rebuild her cabin.

Arrivals: prop. Shickluna, Fort William, 16,254 bushels wheat; str. Ocean, Montreal; str. Spartan, Toronto; str. Algerian, Montreal; str. Armenia, Toledo, soft coal.

This morning the str. Bon Voyage arrived from Clayton, where she remained all night. Captain stated this morning that on account of the stormy weather the boat did not leave port.

The Canal Tolls - at the Soo estimated to reach $30,000 for rest of year.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Sep 1892