The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 May 1896

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May 26, 1896

p.1 Deseronto Flame Swept - caused by spark from str. Reindeer.

p.2 Kingston Was Crowded - Queen's birthday celebrations include yacht race won by Dauntless, followed by Norma, Hustler and Gerda.


Movements of Vessels.

Arrivals - strs. Arabian, Fort William, 22,000 bushels of wheat. She will discharge the remainder of her cargo at Montreal; Tilley and consort, Fort William, wheat; schr. Nellie Hunter, Oswego, coal.

The str. Bannockburn, with consorts Winnipeg, Selkirk and Melrose, cleared Sunday for Fort William to load wheat.

Welland canal, bound for this port: str. Pueblo, Duluth, wheat; tug Petrel, with consorts Lapwing, Hiawatha, and Thrush, Fort William, wheat; str. Orion, with consorts, Grand Marias, timber.

The str. Rosemount will be completed on contract time and will be here about June 15th.

Calvin's fifth raft left for Quebec Saturday evening in tow of str. Parthia.

The steamyacht Pathfinder, Cape Vincent, touched at this port this morning with an excursion party on board.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 May 1896