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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Oct 1894

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Yesterday afternoon the prop. Tilley left for Fort William.

The schr. Kate loaded 7,000 bushels of wheat at Grimsby for Kingston. She is on her way here.

This morning the barge Duluth was loaded at Richardson's dock with 1,000 bushels of peas for Montreal.

The str. D.D. Calvin is en route to the city with 27,000 bushels of wheat from Fort William for Richardson & Sons.

Last evening the tug Edmond arrived from Bedford Mills with the barge Columbia, loaded with 119 cords of wood for Folger Bros.

Called at Gunn's wharf: str. Melbourne, Montreal to Toledo; str. Alexandria, Montreal to Brighton; str. Water Lily, Prescott to Picton.

Arrivals at Garden Island, Oct. 5th - str. Chieftain, Ogdensburg, barges. Departures: str. Chieftain, Ogdensburg, light; schr. S.H. Dunn, Toledo, light.

The prop. Glengarry and Minnedosa left for Fort William, and the tug Walker cleared with four barges, containing 80,000 bushels of wheat, for Montreal.

Notwithstanding that a gale from the north-west is in progress the S.S. Bannockburn and barges Winnipeg and Selkirk left Port Colborne this morning on a run up Lake Erie.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Oct 1894