The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Jun 1899

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The schooner Acacia arrived from Oswego with coal for Crawford & Co.

The sloop Minnie, from bay ports, unloaded grain at Richardsons' elevator.

The tug Active left this afternoon for Montreal with four grain-laden barges.

The lake barge Melrose received repairs at the government dry dock today.

The schooner Annandale arrived from Charlotte with coal for the Rathbun company.

The S.S. Rosemount and consorts Selkirk and Melrose arrived from Fort William this morning with 180,000 bushels of corn and wheat for the M.T. company.

The Northern navigation company, whose boats ply between Collingwood and Duluth, has arranged with the proprietor of the steamer Argyle to carry passengers between Toronto and the islands. Passengers coming down from the west will be transferred between Toronto and Collingwood and vice versa by rail.

Welland Canal Report.

Port Colborne, June 29th - Up: steamer Resolute, Deseronto to Buffalo, lumber.

Port Dalhousie, June 29th - Passed up: steamer Resolute, Deseronto to Buffalo, lumber; steamer St. Andrews, Kingston to Toledo, light.

Passed down: steamer Saturn, Marquette to Collins Bay, timber; barge Muskoka, Marquette to Collins Bay, timber.

p.6 Incidents of the Day - The Hamilton route steamers, Algerian and Hamilton, called here this afternoon.

The steamer Argyle from Montreal called at Craig's wharf this morning.

The schooner Fleetwing cleared this morning for Charlotte to load coal.

The steamer Toronto called at Swift's wharf this morning on her way to Prescott. She arrived up again this afternoon.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Jun 1899