The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 Mar 1893

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G. Beuber has been appointed mate of the schooner Queen of the Lakes.

Isaac Eward, Prescott, is in the city. He took out captain's papers, yesterday, and will have charge of a vessel next year.

The schr. Glenora will be converted into a river barge, and instead of tossing about on Lake Superior will carry grain to Montreal next season.

As the Haggart will not be on the Perth-Kingston route next summer, Capt. Noonan has decided to place the Rideau Belle on the route.

Capt. Howard Nicholson, graduate of the Baltimore college of dentistry, was honored by the appointment of class orator. The captain will command the North King again.

Harbor inspector McCammon is of opinion that Andrew Dunlop, the present lighthouse keeper at Nine Mile Point, will have charge of the fog horns. Two men will not be necessary.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 Mar 1893