The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Feb 1893

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p.1 Incidents of the Day - The Richelieu & Ontario Navigation Company had a profit of $98,545.10 last year. The directors were paid $6,000 for their services and the auditors $400.

The str. Bohemian will be taken off the route between Montreal and Cornwall and put on between Montreal and Kingston.

W. Jones, second engineer of the prop. Algonquin, is here from Toronto to work on the boat.

City Council - discuss question of whether yachts should be tax exempt like commercial steamers.

Feb. 8, 1893

p.1 Marine Matters - The M.T. Co.'s new barge is about finished.

The sloop Woodduck is the first craft being fitted up for the summer's work. Capt. John Cornelius is the owner.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Feb 1893