The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 26 May 1897

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The tug Walker with three light barges arrived from Montreal this morning.

The schooner Pilot, Bay ports, is at Richardson & Sons' elevator with a cargo of wheat.

The schooner Nellie Hunter, from Oswego, is discharging 375 tons of coal for Crawford & Co.

The schooner Snow Bird arrived last evening from Oswego with 200 tons of coal for Crawford & Co.

The schooner Echo arrived this morning from Consecon with a cargo of peas consigned to Richardson & Sons.

The schooner Annie Minnes, from Bay of Quinte ports, is discharging a cargo of oats and peas at Richardson & Sons' elevator.

Owing to the break in the Welland canal no grain cargoes have arrived here since Saturday last. A large fleet of grain laden craft is tied up at Port Colborne waiting to get through.

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26 May 1897
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 26 May 1897