The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 Feb 1898


Description
Full Text

p.2 The First Pennant Race - held on Saturday by Ice-Yacht Club - details of race

Yachting Notes.

p.6 Canoe Meet for 1898 - on Stave Island Aug. 5-19th, 1 mile from old camp on Grindstone Island.

Feb. 22, 1898

nil

Feb. 23, 1898

nil

Feb. 24, 1898

p.2 The Work Continues - on M.T. Co. elevator.

Issuing A Guide Book - Capt. Noonan is publishing a guide book of the Rideau this year on his own responsibility. It will be beautifully illustrated with views of the Rideau and will contain a host of information for tourists and sportsmen. He expects to have it ready for distribution by April 15th.

p.4 Government boiler inspector T.P. Thompson made a satisfactory test of the new boiler for the steamer Chieftain at Garden Island yesterday.

The Calvin company is building an engine for its steamer at Garden Island. Some city labor is employed.

Feb. 25, 1898

p.4 Will Be Changes - The directors of the R. & O. navigation company have decided to postpone the appointment of the captains and crews and general staff until the next meeting. It is understood that there are to be several changes among the officers of the company's fleet, and at least half a dozen transfers.


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Date of Publication:
21 Feb 1898
Local identifier:
KN.16752
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Donor:
Rick Neilson
Creative Commons licence:
pd [more details]
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Kingston Newspaper clippings
Other Web sites/External links
Daily British Whig, 21 February 1898 Daily British Whig, 21 February 1898
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 Feb 1898