The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 May 1896

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The str. Morley is expected to arrive here today.

The str. Rounds brings corn from Toledo to Kingston at three cents.

No vessels for this port were announced from the Welland canal today.

Local marine matters were very quiet today. There were few arrivals or departures.

The Donnelly Bros. yacht Ariadne is being fitted out. She is in her winter's berth at Anglin's Bay.

The str. Bothnia cleared from Garden Island Tuesday for Ashland, Wis., to load timber for the Calvin Co.

The str. Rosedale, light, from this port to Sault Ste. Marie, passed through the Welland canal last night.

The str. St. Lawrence was, yesterday, towed from her winter quarters to the ferry wharf, where she is being fitted out.

The str. Parthia left Garden Island, Tuesday, for Quebec, towing the second raft of timber, containing eight drams, consigned by the Calvin company this spring.

Arrivals: sloop Volunteer, light, from Cape Vincent; str. Coaster, light, from Cape Vincent; schr. Snowbird, from Oswego, 124 tons of coal for James Sowards.

Departures: schr. Loretta Rooney, light, for Oswego; schr. Fabiola, light, for Oswego; str. Alberta, light, for Dexter; str. Bannockburn, with consorts Melrose and Selkirk, light, for Fort William.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 May 1896