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

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The S.S. Bannockburn and consorts from Fort William will be here tonight.

The schooner Acacia from Oswego is discharging coal at Crawford's wharf.

The schooner Glad Tidings, from Clayton, is loading lumber at Rathbun's wharf.

The schooner Jessie Drummond has been sold by Cobourg parties to James Quinn, Oakville, for $3000.

The schooner Oliver Mowat, from Toronto, discharged a cargo of grain at Mooer's elevator today.

The tug Nellie Reid cleared from Richardsons' elevator on Saturday night with two grain-laden barges for Montreal.

The schooner Annie Minnes from Consecon discharged a cargo of barley at the M.T. company's elevator this morning.

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

The tug Active arrived from Oswego with two coal laden barges, and cleared today for Montreal with four barges laden.

The Hamilton Off.

The Calvin company with the aid of the steamers Parthia, Chieftain, Reginald and Johnston succeeded in pulling the steamer Hamilton off the rocks at Point Iroquois about eight o'clock last evening. The Hamilton is not badly damaged and will be taken to Sorel for repairs. She was hard aground much further inshore than was the Persia and consequently more difficult to release.

p.6 Incidents of the Day - The schooner Fabiola, from Sodus, is discharging coal at Swift's wharf.

The steamer Cuba, from Cleveland, touched at Craig's wharf this morning.

The Donnelly wrecking schooner Grantham returned from Quebec this morning. The steamer America is on the Cape route today. The steamer New Island Wanderer is being repaired.

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