The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Mar 1893


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p.2 Buoys Are Needed - Harry Richardson says the Kingston harbor is much safer for navigation at night than in the day time. At night the range lights will carry a vessel through all right. Mr. Richardson thinks buoys should be placed down. There is no guide for steamers coming in. Mr. Richardson says if Cataraqui bridge was moved to Belle's Island, Kingston would have one of the prettiest harbors in Canada.

March 14, 1893

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MARINE INTELLIGENCE.

The painters started work on the M.T. Co.'s fleet this morning.

Capt. Fleming of the famous schooner Glenora, last year, will be given another vessel by the M.T Co. this year, probably the Albani.

Isaac Boyd, late of the steamer Niagara, left today for Port Dalhousie, to fit up the steamer Lake Michigan. He goes as first engineer on her this year.

A mariner said this morning that steamers next year would pay very little attention to freight. Passengers for the world's fair will be mainly looked after.

Capt. A.E. Booth, who had the contract for drawing the fog horns to Nine Mile Point, has completed his job. The machines are now in readiness to be placed in position. The work will be superintended by Mr. Noble, in the employ of the government, Ottawa.


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Date of Publication:
13 Mar 1893
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KN.16663
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English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Mar 1893