The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Jun 1897

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The tug Bronson with four grain laden barges cleared for Montreal this morning.

The tug Thomson with three light barges arrived here from Montreal yesterday.

The schooner Nellie Hunter is discharging 275 tons of coal at the foot of Queen street for R. Crawford & Co.

The schooner Nellie Hunter arrived last evening with a cargo of coal from Charlotte for R. Crawford.

The steamer J.S. Parsons arrived with 380 tons of coal from Toledo, Ohio, at Swift's wharf yesterday for the gas house.

The steamer Tecumseh and barge Grand Marias, timber, passed through the Welland canal today, bound for Collins Bay.

The steamer Bannockburn will arrive tomorrow morning with 76,000 bushels of wheat for the M.T. Co. She is from Fort William.

The steamer Pueblo, Chicago, corn laden, is due to arrive here tomorrow morning. The grain is consigned to the M.T. Co.

p.4 Wind Wafts - The steamer City of Belleville arrived last evening at Craig's wharf having on board the Donnelly wrecking company's steam pumps that were used in raising the sunken ferry steamer Inter-colonial, at Ogdensburg, N.Y.

p.6 General Paragraphs - The steam yacht Blue Bell called at the mutual wharf from Garden Island this morning.

Called at Swift's wharf: steamer James Swift from Ottawa on Saturday; steamer Passport, Montreal to Toronto; steamer Algerian, Toronto to Montreal, and steamer North King from Charlotte, N.Y.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Jun 1897