The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 May 1896

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The str. Bannockburn and consorts were expected to arrive here today.

The tug Hall and two barges, light, arrived up today from Montreal.

The schr. Loretta Rooney is discharging a cargo of coal at Booth & Co.'s wharf.

The str. Norwalk, with 50,500 bushels of grain from Duluth, is discharging at the M.T. Co.'s elevators.

The str. Omaha, from Duluth, is discharging a cargo of grain at the K. & M. F. Co.'s elevators, Portsmouth.

The str. Lake Michigan lightened 6,000 bushels of wheat at the M.T. Co.'s elevators and proceeded down to Montreal. She is from Fort William.

The str. Hale, with 41,000, and consort Adriatic, with 55,000 bushels of wheat, from Duluth, arrived this morning at the M.T. Co.'s anchorage.

The str. America was yesterday given a trial trip in the harbor. She has been thoroughly overhauled, painted inside and out and is in first class condition to begin a successful season.

The strs. Clinton and consorts, Kingston to Marquette, light; Emerald, Kingston to Toledo; Columbia, Kingston to Duluth, light; schr. S.H. Dunn, Kingston to Toledo, light; Verona, Kingston to Duluth, light, passed up through the Welland canal yesterday.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 May 1896