The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 May 1898

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

The tug Bronson cleared last evening for Montreal with five grain laden barges.

The steamer Monteagle, Chicago, arrived this morning with 50,000 bushels of corn consigned to the M.T. company.

The steamer J.G. Nichols arrived from Montreal this morning with a consignment of supplies for local hardware merchants.

The sloops Monitor, Madcap, and Laura D. and schooners Annandale and Annie Minnes, grain laden, are awaiting to be discharged at Richardson & Sons' elevator.

Welland Canal Report.

Port Colborne, May 9th - Down: steamer Hiawatha, Chicago to Prescott, corn; Veronica and Ambyo, Chicago to Prescott, corn; Clinton and barges, Toledo to Kingston, timber; Orion, Fort William to Kingston; barge Case, Toledo to Kingston, timber; schooner Barnes, Gladstone to Prescott, pig iron; steamer Langdon, Chicago to Ogdensburg, general cargo.

Port Dalhousie, May 9th - Down: steamer Frost, Chicago to Ogdensburg, general cargo; steamer Elfinmere, Duluth to Ogdensburg, rye; steamer Sequin, Fort William to Prescott, wheat; steamer Monteagle, Chicago to Prescott, corn; steamer Omaha, Chicago to Prescott, corn.

Incidents of the Day - Capt. Scott, of the firm of Plewes & Scott, Toronto, is in the city. He has purchased all the old iron removed from the steamer Rosedale and will have the same conveyed to Toronto.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 May 1898