The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 Nov 1896

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The steamer Hamilton is expected daily at Swift's wharf, from Montreal.

The steamer Alexandria called at this port last evening on her trip from Montreal to Charlotte, N.Y.

The schooner Pilot, South Bay, arrived last evening with 2,800 bushels of barley for Richardson & Sons.

The sloop Idlewild, Bay of Quinte ports, arrived this morning with 1,500 bushels of peas for Richardson & Sons.

Called at Craig & Co.'s wharf: steamer Persia, Montreal; steamer Alexandria, Brighton; schooner Burton, Fair Haven, coal.

The str. Glengarry with two coal laden barges arrived in port last night from Oswego, and cleared again this morning for Montreal.

The schooner Singapore left last night for Fair Haven to load for Toronto. C. Chambers went with her as mate, and T. Sullivan as second mate.

The steamers Rosemount and Bannockburn, the last named having the schooner Minnedosa in tow, cleared from Fort William yesterday afternoon for this port, grain laden.

The steamer Bothnia, Fort William, arrived at noon today with 40,000 bushels of wheat for Richardson & Sons. She experienced stormy weather on the first few days of her trip.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 Nov 1896