The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 Oct 1895

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p.1 Personal Mention - Arrivals at Garden Island: Str. Reginald, Charlotte, barges; str. Chieftain, Montreal, barges. Cleared: Str. Reginald, Charlotte, barges; str. Chieftain, Ogdensburg, barges.

General Paragraphs - The prop. Cuba is tied up at Morrisburg unable to get up the river owing to the lowness in the canals. She is waiting for a tow up, as her power is not sufficient to stem the current.

The steambarge Nile and consort Isis arrived today from Ottawa by the St. Lawrence river.

The strs. Tecumseh and America are at Portsmouth with grain from upper lake ports.

The schr. Fabiola cleared for Oswego today to load coal for Crawford.

The sloop Amelia arrived today from Deseronto with lumber.

The sloop Madcap cleared light this morning for Brockville.


The steambarge King Ben cleared for Valleyfield this morning with grain.

The tug Peerless arrived in this morning with four barges from Rideau canal ports.

The schr. Acacia passed down yesterday for Gananoque. She was laden with coal from Oswego.

The schooner Annie Falconer cleared light this morning for Charlotte to load coal for Crawford.

The tug Active with three barges cleared this morning for Oswego to load coal for the M.T. Co.

The schr. Loretta Rooney cleared yesterday for Oswego. She will take a load of coal to Belleville.

The tug Bronson arrived from Montreal yesterday with three light barges, and returned with four laden with coal.

The schr. Queen of the Lakes, with wheat and oats from Pelee Island to Kingston, passed Port Colborne yesterday.

The prop. Owen Sound and consort Worts were expected to clear today for Fort William to load wheat for this port.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 Oct 1895