The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Aug 1893


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p.1 General Paragraphs - The yacht Siesta, once the pride of the river, and owned by H.H. Warner, has been sold to Capt. Davis for $4,000.

MARINE INTELLIGENCE.

Mr. Marchand has taken charge of the str. Bertha, between Channel Grove and Kingston.

The steambarge Freemason, and barge Minnie Francis loaded with sand left for Montreal today.

The prop. Rust had 129 bushels of damaged wheat from Toledo. She took the wheat back again.

The tug Fearless, Prescott, was in port today. Mariners say that this tug would be just the thing to have around Kingston.

Clearances: schr. Marengo, Duluth, light; prop. Rusk (Rust ?), Oswego; sloop Laura D., Cape Vincent, cedar posts; schr. Delaware, Oswego.

Arrivals: str. Spartan, Toronto; str. Lake Michigan, Montreal; str. James Swift, Ottawa; schr. Grantham, Charlotte, coal; prop. Columbia, Chicago, 55,000 bushels corn.

It is said the Montreal Transportation company could have had a site for an elevator many years ago if it had applied to the government for the shoal in the harbor.

The schr. Queen of the Lakes with wheat from Fort William to Kingston, passed Port Colborne last night. The vessel is owned by Richardson Bros., and her cargo is for her owners.


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Date of Publication:
22 Aug 1893
Local identifier:
KN.16674m
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Donor:
Rick Neilson
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Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Aug 1893