The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 Oct 1892

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The str. Maud resumed the Cape route on Saturday.

The schr. Grantham is in Davis' dry dock having her entire bottom caulked. She has been chartered to carry coal from Charlotte to Toronto.

The tug Beaver, working around the harbor for the past two weeks, returned to Belleville today, there not being enough work to keep her going.

Mr. McKay, boat owner of Hamilton, was in the city, on Saturday, with reference to the lightening of the Acadia, en route to Montreal with grain. McKay Bros. also own the prop. St. Magnus and several other steamers.

Arrivals: schr. Flora Emma, Burlington, 7,300 bush. white wheat; str. Acadia, Fort William, lightened 5,000 bush. rye and proceeded to Montreal; tug Bronson, Montreal, six light barges; schr. Fleetwing, Charlotte, coal; schr. Annie Falconer, Niagara, light; schr. B.W. Folger, Oswego, coal; str. Persia, Montreal; str. North King, Charlotte.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 Oct 1892