The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Oct 1898

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The water in the harbor yesterday was three inches higher than on the same date last year.

The sloop Madcap, from bay ports with oats, was unloaded at Richardson's elevator this morning.

The sloop Two Brothers, from bay ports, discharged oats at Richardson's elevator this morning.

The steamer Glengarry and consorts Minnedosa will arrive in port from Fort William tomorrow.

The schooner Peterson is ashore on the reef off Huron islands. She was bound down with a load of lumber.

The tug David G. Thomson arrived from Sodus Point today with three coal-laden barges and left for Montreal with three barges, grain-laden.

The steamer Spartan, from Toronto, passed down this morning on her final trip for this season, closing the tri-weekly service between Toronto and Montreal. The Spartan has had a remarkably good season, debarring one slight accident which only caused a delay of one day.

p.8 General Paragraphs - The schooner Fabiola arrived in port from Charlotte today.

A.E. Knopf's yacht Miltonia sailed into port from Milton Island this morning.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Oct 1898