The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Sep 1899

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The schooner Burton cleared last night for Oswego.

The R. & O. steamer Toronto will go into winter quarters on October 2nd, probably at this port.

The schooner Suffel, from Burlington, arrived at the M.T. company elevator with 5,000 bushels of wheat.

The schooner Laura D. had her foremast and main top mast blown out yesterday in a heavy wind on the Bay of Quinte.

The schooner Two Brothers and Ballou from bay ports, discharged cargoes of rye at Richardsons' elevator this morning.

The schooner Mowat discharged a cargo of grain at the M.T. company's elevator yesterday afternoon, and cleared this morning for Oswego.

The steamer Pierrepont will make only three trips a week to Gananoque after today. These will be made on Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.


Some More Marine Items.

The steam barge Col. By came out of Davis' dry dock this morning, and cleared for Seeley's Bay.

The steamer Cyclone, from Cape Vincent, and the Nightingale, from Alexandria Bay, were in port today to be inspected.

William Lesslie, of the Collin's Bay rafting company, will endeavor to leave for Newfoundland on Monday with his wrecking apparatus.

The sloop Volunteer cleared for Cape Vincent last night with lumber.

The steamer Hamilton, from Montreal, and the steamer Algerian, from Hamilton, called at Swift's wharf last night.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Sep 1899