The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Nov 1895

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Richardson's fleet is at Bay of Quinte ports loading grain.

The schr. Valeria arrived today at Garden Island with coal from Charlotte.

A quantity of damaged wheat was found in the prop. Acadia when unloading on Saturday.

The water in the St. Lawrence river at Cape Vincent has lowered six inches the past week.

Passed Port Colborne: Str. Canisteo, Chicago to Cape Vincent, barley; schr. Suffel, Toledo to Kingston, corn.

The tug Thomson cleared for Montreal on Saturday night with three barges, one laden with wheat and two with coal.

Arrivals: tug Active, from Montreal, with seven barges, light; tug Thomson, from Oswego, with two barges, coal laden.

p.4 Affairs of the Hour - The steambarge Hall, ashore on Manitoulin Island, has been floated.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Nov 1895