The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 Jul 1894

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The schr. Queen of the Lakes is in with coal for R. Crawford.

The schr. Julia has a load of coal from Oswego for Folger Bros.' own use.

The tug Hall got here this morning with four light barges from Montreal.

The str. New Orleans arrived in this morning with 54,000 bushels of wheat for the M.T. Co. She comes from Chicago.

Passed Port Colborne: strs. St. Magnus, Cleveland to Montreal, flour; W.B. Hall, Fort William to Kingston, wheat.

The str. Arabian from Montreal, and the str. Niagara, Quebec, called at Swift's dock this morning en route for up the lakes.

The strs. Algerian and Passport brought the Baptist convention excursionists down from Toronto this morning. The Passport went back to Toronto and the str. Bohemian, up from Montreal, took the crowd down from here.

p.4 Soo Locks All Right - opening will not be delayed.

Another American Steamer Seized - Amherstburg, July 24th - government cruiser Petrel seized small American pleasure str. Louis on Lake Erie for infringement of fishing laws; she is the property of the Sandusky Fish Company.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 Jul 1894