The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 Apr 1894

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p.1 General Paragraphs - The schr. Singapore is loading coal at Charlotte for Hamilton. Capt. S.C. Malcolmson, Hamilton, bought her from Capt. Andrew Thompson, Toronto, this spring and has given her a thorough overhauling, having got her off the beach near Charlotte.


Capt. Mallett leaves tomorrow to take charge of the schr. England.

The schr. Julia is having a new ceiling put in and some new planks.

H. McCambridge left last evening for Lachine to join the tug Thompson.

The str. Princess Louise is in Davis' dry-dock. Vast improvements have been made to her.

The schr. B.W. Folger is in the government dry-dock being repaired. Considerable caulking has to be done.

On Thursday Capt. Saunders will leave for Oswego to take charge of the schr. Ella Murton. The crew are already there.

A gang of men are working on the str. Alberta at Cape Vincent with the expectation of having everything completed by Thursday.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 Apr 1894