The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 Sep 1895

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The steambarge Alberta cleared for Wellington today to load peas for the American side.

The strs. Persia and Hamilton, from Hamilton, reported en route for Montreal this morning.

The tug Bronson came up with two light barges last night and returned with two four loaded ones.

The steambarge Calvin and consorts got in from Duluth last night. They had 120,000 bushels of wheat.

The str. Traveller left Garden Island this morning with a raft for Montreal. This will be the Calvin Co's last raft this year.

The water in the channel leading to the Wolfe Island dock will either have to be dredged out or the dock will have to be extended, as the str. Pierrepont has trouble getting in and out. The water is going down all the time.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 Sep 1895