The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 Aug 1899

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The schooner Echo, Trenton, is in port with wood for Crawford & Co.

The tug Bronson, now restored, will be launched at the end of this week or the beginning of next week.

The schooner Freeman is at the Grove Inn wharf discharging coal for Crawford & Co. She is from Oswego.

The sloop Idlewild, from Napanee, this morning discharged 1,500 bushels of oats at Richardson & Sons' elevator.

The tug Thomson arrived from Montreal with four barges, light, and cleared again for Oswego with two barges to load coal.

The damage to the port bow of the schooner Dunmore was very slight. A couple of new planks were added this morning, completely fixing the damage.

The steamer Arabian, Fort William, was in port yesterday and discharged 24,000 bushels of wheat at the M.T. company's elevator, afterwards clearing for Montreal.

The steamer Bannockburn, with consorts Minnedosa and Dunmore arrived from Fort William yesterday with 175,000 bushels of wheat. They cleared again today light for the same port.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 Aug 1899