The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Aug 1894

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p.1 Departures at Garden Island: schr. S.H. Dunn, Toledo, light. Arrivals: barge Augustus, Quebec, timber; str. Reginald, Montreal, barge; str. Traveller, Quebec, light.


Joe Duvan is now a sailor on the schr. Queen of the Lakes.

The str. Rideau Belle will be on Davis' dry-dock till Tuesday next.

Hero for Islands, Saturday, 2 p.m.; one hour at Park; Swift's wharf.

The yachtsmen are still clamoring for a bell on the Myles shoal. A deputation will wait on the harbor inspector.

There will be seven of the M.T. Co.'s barges docked at Davis' just as soon as the Rideau Belle gets out of the dock. The barges have not been docked this season and not a few of them need overhauling.

Passed Port Dalhousie up: yacht Marierette, Niagara to Tonawanda, light; str. Denver, Oswego to Chicago, coal; str. St. Magnus, Montreal to Duluth, general cargo. Passed down: str. Gov. Smith, Chicago to Ogdensburg, general cargo; str. J.C. Ford, Duluth to Ogdensburg, general cargo.

Passed Port Colborne down: strs. J.C. Ford, Duluth to Ogdensburg, general cargo; Josephine, Duluth to Ogdensburg, wheat; Erin, Chicago to Kingston, corn; Thomas L. Parker, Duluth to Kingston, wheat; Lora, Detroit to Ogdensburg, passengers. Passed up: St. Lawrence, Hamilton to Cleveland, light; A. & C. Timon, Columbia to Buffalo, excursion.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Aug 1894