The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 20 Dec 1894

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p.1 General Paragraphs - The schr. Annandale, after unloading a cargo of coal at Gananoque, passed up this morning. She will winter at Deseronto.


Steamer Persia has been purchased by James Carruthers, grain merchant, Toronto, for $9,700. It was a part of the Norris estate, St. Catharines.

The elevator Sampson, belonging to the K. & M. F. company, is being enlarged at a cost of $1,700.

Repairs are still in progress on the schr. S.H. Dunn. Considerable money is being spent on the vessel.

The sloop Woodduck will be raffled off. Capt. Cornelius expects to make $300 out of the raffle.

Capt. Daniel Bates has been unable to settle the insurance matter as regards the loss of two vessels with the agent and he is now settling his claims before the company. The captain thinks his proofs will be sufficient to convince them that he is right as to the amount due him.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 20 Dec 1894