The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Sep 1894

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p.1 Soo Canal Opening - to happen on Tuesday; description of lock gates.

Incidents of the Day - Called at Gunn's wharf: str. Melbourne, Montreal to Toledo; str. Acadia, Cleveland to Montreal; str. Alexandria, Montreal to Brighton.



The str. Passport, from Toronto, and the str. Spartan, from Montreal, called at Swift's dock today.

The prop. Josephine, in at the K. & M. F. Co.'s dock, Portsmouth, had trouble coming down Lake Huron. A heavy sea was rolling and she had to take shelter for about five hours. While in the sea she shifted her cargo and as a result she now has about 500 bushels of damaged grain on board. The syndicate will again start figuring.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Sep 1894