The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Nov 1892

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The str. Sylvan Stream is receiving repairs at the waterworks dock.

Clearances: tug Active, Charlotte, the barge Kildonan to load coal for the M.T. Co.

The str. Rhoda Emily, Kingston to Chicago with general cargo, passed Port Dalhousie last night.

Julian Chabot left, yesterday, for Baltimore to purchase a steamer to replace the burnt Corinthian.

The tug Active went down the river with barges and exchanged tows with the Hall at Cornwall. The Active returned to Kingston and the Hall proceeded to Montreal.

The Richelieu & Ontario navigation company is making arrangements for the building of two new boats. One of them will probably be placed on the Saguenay line and the other kept as a spare boat.

The schr. Grantham entered Davis' drydock yesterday, where she will be for three weeks. The Rideau Belle will then go in and have her machinery removed which will be placed in the new steamer Capt. Noonan will have built this winter at a cost of about $8,000.

A City Full of Regrets - death of James Richardson - grain merchant, ship owner, etc.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Nov 1892