The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Aug 1896

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The schr. Nellie Hunter cleared, this morning, for Oswego to load coal.

The str. America had her shaft straightened at the Kingston foundry dock yesterday.

Calvin's tug Thomson towed several barges of withes over to Garden Island today.

The schr. Miztec, Chicago, arrived today with 50,000 bushels of corn for the M.T. Co.

The tug Thomson cleared last night for Montreal with four grain laden barges.

The str. Myles lightened 7,000 bushels of wheat here this morning and cleared for the Welland canal.

The str. Elphinmere, recently discharged here, cleared the Welland canal today, with coal, bound up.

The sloop Laura D., from Wolfe Island, discharged 2,500 bushels of oats at Richardson & Sons' elevator today.

The str. Saturn and consorts, Toledo, timber laden, for Collins Bay, passed through the Welland canal today.

The str. Omaha, Chicago, arrived today with 56,000 bushels of oats and was discharged at the M.T. Co.'s elevators.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Aug 1896