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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Aug 1893

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There is another big rush of grain in and the shovellers have little rest.

Twelve boats are at the docks of the M.T. Co. waiting to be discharged. Barges are scarce.

Yesterday Capt. T. Donnelly and E. Adams inspected the str. Blue Bell, of Picton. The inspectors will leave for Prescott and do official work between that town and Montreal for several weeks.

Arrivals: str. Corsican, Toronto; str. Algerian, Montreal; str. Persia, St. Catharines; str. Cuba, Hamilton; schr. Fleetwing, Oswego, coal; prop. Rugee, Chicago, 51,500 bush. corn; prop. Rust, Toledo, 83,000 bush. wheat; schr. Fabiola, Oswego, coal; schr. B.W. Folger, Charlotte, coal; schr. Ishpeming, Chicago, 25,000 bush. wheat; prop. Oregon, Chicago, 12,500 bush. corn.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Aug 1893