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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Jun 1894

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The schr. Madcap is loading wheat for Napanee.

The schr. Fabiola has arrived from Oswego with a cargo of coal.

The steambarge Quebec will clear today for Montreal with a load of sand.

The sloop Laura D. left for Gananoque, this morning, with a cargo of wheat.

The steambarge Iona arrived from Oswego today and cleared for Cornwall with a cargo of coal.

A steamboat line from Lewiston, N.Y., to Ogdensburg is projected, with capital stock fixed at $35,000.

Marine matters are practically dead. There was hardly a man about the forwarding companies' docks this morning.

Passed Port Colborne down: strs. Algerian, Duluth to Kingston, wheat; Melbourne, Toledo to Montreal, general cargo.

Departures from Garden Island, June 23rd: str. Clinton and barge Grimsby, Toledo, light; barge Lisgar, Oswego, light, to load coal for Toronto.

The arrivals this morning at Swift's dock were: str. James Swift, Ottawa; str. Corsican, Toronto; str. Passport, Montreal; str. Magnet, Montreal.

p.4 General Paragraphs - The body of Capt. John McCullough, drowned off the schooner Cummings at Milwaukee on May 18th, was recovered at that place last Thursday. The remains will be taken to Wolfe Island for burial tomorrow.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Jun 1894