The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 26 Jul 1899

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p.2 The Warriors Victorious - war canoe beat "Tom" M'Auley's yacht.



The schooner Acacia cleared for Oswego today.

The S.S. Bannockburn will be here tomorrow.

The tug Active and two barges left last night for Oswego to load coal.

The steamer Arabian, from Duluth, with 41,000 bushels of wheat, will arrive at the M.T. company elevator this evening.

The old steamer Maynard, fast sinking under the waters of Anglin's Bay, was pumped out some days ago, and all the wood that was possible to get was taken away by various parties for fire wood.

To Run Two Steamers.

The Thousand Island steamboat company has decided to run two steamers down the river on the Saturday trip, something which has never occurred before, but which is rendered necessary by the increasing of excursion crowds. The steamer America is to leave at two o'clock, going down the Canadian and up the American channels, and the steamer New York at 2:30 o'clock, running the channels in opposite order.

p.5 Picking Up Wreckage - Stella, July 26th - ....The fishermen here have been picking up wreckage along the beach. A board with the name "Resolute" was picked up, together with some cabin fixtures. It is thought some boat has come to grief....

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 26 Jul 1899