The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Oct 1892

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Arrivals: tug Bronson, Montreal, five barges; sloop Maggie L., Wolfe Island, oats.

The prop. Rosedale left for (sic) Fort William yesterday with a cargo of wheat for Kingston.

The prop. Myles is expected from Duluth with 40,000 bushels of wheat, this afternoon.

Clearances: tug Bronson, Montreal, four barges; prop. Pueblo, Oswego, light; tug Chieftain and barges Siren and Iroquois, Fairhaven, light; tug Traveller and barges Condor and Hiawatha, Montreal, light.

The str. Glengarry is being fitted up in grand shape and the cabin is elegantly furnished. The directors of the M.T. Co. will take in the world's fair on the steamer next year. The reporters will be invited.

The M.T. company will build an iron boat at the Liverpool ship yards this winter to run between Kingston and Chicago. The steamer will be elegantly fitted up and will have a capacity of carrying 500 passengers. She will be built the full size of the locks in the Welland canal.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Oct 1892