The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Jun 1896

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Arrivals: tug Thomson, with five barges, light, from Montreal; schr. Ballou, Clayton, light.

Departures: schrs. Loretta Rooney, Nellie Hunter, Queen of the Lakes, Oswego to load coal for this port.

The str. Persia, Toronto to Montreal, called at Swift's wharf an hour behind her regular time, this morning. Her passenger list was not large.

Welland canal, bound down: str. Bannockburn and consorts, Fort William to Kingston, wheat; str. Algonquin, Fort William to Kingston, wheat; str. Pueblo, Chicago to Kingston, corn.

The str. Niagara, Collins Bay, Cheboygan, light; schr. St. Louis, Kingston to Fort William, light; str. Shickluna, Kingston to Fort William, light, passed up through the Welland canal yesterday.

p.4 General Paragraphs - The barge Joe Arthur, sunk in the Galops rapids, was raised Monday by Donelly Bros., and is now in the dry dock. She was valued at $8,000; sold in the river after sinking to J.D. Reid, of Cardinal, for $1,500.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Jun 1896