The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Jun 1897

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The schooner Annie Falconer is tied up in port awaiting a charter.

The schooner Katie Eccles, light, cleared last night for Oswego to load coal for this port.

The schooner Nellie Hunter, light, cleared today for Oswego to load coal for Crawford & Co.

Marine matters along the harbor front were quiet today. Arrivals and departures were few and far between.

A large amount of timber arrived at Garden Island today. All the boats of the lake fleet were in port there today.

Capt. Craig's new steamer Jubilee is in the Earl street slip receiving her machinery, built at the locomotive works.

The steamer St. Andrew, grain-laden, from Fort William, was expected to arrive at Richardson & Sons' elevator at noon today.

Capt. C. Rees, Clayton, commander of the steamer St. Lawrence, of the white squadron fleet, arrived last evening from Clayton to take charge of his steamer.

The schooner Annandale passed up last evening, light, from Gananoque. She was towed out of Gananoque harbor into the main channel yesterday by the steamer Princess Louise.

The steamer Columbian will leave for Montreal in a few days. A powerful search-light will be put on her. She will run excursions out of Montreal and will also cruise around the Thousand islands.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Jun 1897