The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 Jul 1899

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The schooner Kate cleared for Sodus to load coal.

The schooner Burton cleared today for Deseronto to load ties.

The schooner Wells cleared for Oswego, and the schooner Pilot for Trenton.

The barge Roberts loaded 25,000 bushels of corn at Richardsons' elevator this morning for Montreal, and left in tow of the tug Nellie Reid.

J.F. Dolan, of the R. & O. line of steamers, reports that in his seven years' experience with the company the travel this summer is by far the largest.

The S.S. Rosemount and consorts Melrose and Selkirk arrived this evening from Fort William with 175,000 bushels of wheat consigned to the M.T. company.

p.6 Back Here For Repairs - The schooner Marionette cleared yesterday afternoon for Oswego to load coal for this port, but before reaching the Ducks she carried away her centre board. Part of it was lost. She ran back this morning and will be fitted here with a new one.

On Her Regular Route Again - The steamer Hero left Davis & Sons' dry dock this afternoon and took her regular trip up the bay. The steamer Armenia made the morning trip down.

Incidents of the Day - Called at Craig's wharf: steamer Alexandria from Charlotte; steambarge Arctic from Ogdensburg.

The schooner Two Brothers cleared this afternoon for Oswego to load coal for this port.

The schooner W.Y. Emery is at Rockwood hospital wharf with a cargo of coal.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 Jul 1899