The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 26 Oct 1892

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p.1 Incidents of the Day - Last week each of the shovellers at Portsmouth earned $24.

A Corinthian Action - Dame Adelaide V. Pierce, New York, widow of the late Thomas L. Fairchild, has entered a first-class action against the Richelieu & Ontario navigation company, to recover the value (estimated at $1,000) of her baggage lost on the Corinthian.


The barge Acacia is receiving a general overhauling at Davis' dry-dock.

The locomotive works will probably get the work of lengthening the prop. Algonquin.

Clearances: str. Nile and barge Isis, lumber and coal; sloop John A., Seeley's Bay.

Arrivals: str. Nile and barge Isis, Deseronto, lumber; str. Persia, St. Catharines; str. Ocean, Montreal; str. Rideau Belle, Ottawa.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 26 Oct 1892