The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 May 1898

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p.1 General Paragraphs - The schooner Fleetwing, Charlotte, is unloading coal at Swift's wharf.

The schooner Fabiola cleared this morning for Charlotte to load coal for Swift & Co.



The tug Spray arrived in port yesterday with light barges.

The tug Bronson left for Montreal today with three grain-laden barges.

The steamer Jubilee was inspected last week by the United States steamboat inspectors.

The steamer Rugee with 51,000 bushels of corn from Chicago has arrived at the M.T. company's docks.

The propeller Myles from Fort William is discharging 40,000 bushels of wheat at the M.T. company's elevator.

The tugs Thompson and Walker arrived from Montreal yesterday with seven light barges, and returned last night with six barges, grain laden.

The schooner Trade Wind, from Lake Ontario ports with 15,000 bushels of oats; schooner Kate Eccles with 13,000 bushels rye; and sloops Laura D. and Monitor, with barley and oats, from Bay of Quinte ports, are the arrivals at Richardson's elevator.

The steamer Eurydice, of Toronto, (formerly the Hastings, of Kingston), has been sold to Buffalo parties for $6,000. It will be used as an excursion boat.

Capt. Craig leaves for Perth this week to bring the steamer Haggart to this port. She will be engaged during the month of June in the excursion business.

p.4 Capt. Booth, sr., has sold the schooner Annie Rooney to Capt. C. Hinckley. The schooner is now at Booth & Co.'s coal yard, and will be claimed by the new owner in a day or so.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 May 1898