The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Feb 1893

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p.1 SEEKS A NEW MANAGER - The Montreal Star announces that Henry Folger, the steamboat end of that varied business element known as the Folger Bros., of Kingston, has been offered the post of general manager of the Richelieu & Ontario Navigation Company, with a liberal allowance.....The Royal Mail Line management has of late seemed, to use a marine expression, like a ship at sea without a rudder....

Marine Matters.

Capt. Staley will command one of the M.T. Co.'s vessels.

Capt. Wm. Dandy, Detroit, is visiting friends in Kingston.

Capt. Miller will have charge of the str. Sylvan Stream next season.

R. Davis expects to have Capt. Noonan's steamer completed about the 1st of May.

Capt. Joseph Dix was not looking after the schr. Wave Crest. When in Port Hope he had his eye on something else.

The schooner Annie Minnes will not be the first vessel N. Vandusen has had charge of. He sailed Mr. Folger's Julia for two seasons.

Feb. 27, 1893

p.1 General Paragraphs - A gang of men were set caulking the M.T. Co.'s new boat today.

Hamilton is seeking to have the mail line steamers call there this season.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Feb 1893