The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 Aug 1895

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p.1 Incidents of the Day - Marine arrivals: str. Passport, Montreal; str. Spartan, Toronto; str. Hero, Belleville; str. James Swift, Ottawa.

The cabin on the new dredge for Connolly Bros. cannot be put up until iron comes from Carnegie's works at Pittsburg. The iron was ordered a long time ago.

p.4 Will Libel the Vessel - Toledo, Aug. 29th - Manager Cone, of the str. City of Toledo, estimates the damage done by collision with the schr. Downing, of Oswego, at $1,000 and has commenced proceedings to libel the vessel. The papers were made out by the marshal and the owners of the Downing gave bonds to secure release and sent the schooner to Buffalo to unload.

Kingston The Loser - Chicago, Aug. 29th - The St. Lawrence route for export via Kingston and Montreal will be a heavy loser on account of low water in the Welland canal. The reduction in the draft of vessels from fourteen feet to thirteen feet six inches has caused vesselmen has caused vesselmen to ask a corresponding advance in rates, compared with Buffalo.....

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 Aug 1895