The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Oct 1899

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p.2 Brave Sailors Defy Mob - Capt. Dix of schooner S.H. Dunn defies mob at Toledo - about raising union jack on Queen's birthday three years ago.


The schooner Pilot cleared today for Clayton with lumber.

The tug Thomson cleared last night with four grain laden barges for Montreal.

The schooner Two Brothers and the sloop Granger unloaded cargoes of grain this morning at Richardsons' elevator.

The schooner Annie Minnes, from Hay Bay, unloaded a cargo of grain at the M.T. company's elevator this morning.

In the report of the grounding of the steamer Hamilton at Iroquois Point recently, it was stated that the steamer Persia had also been aground there. The item should have read steamer Ocean instead of Persia, as the last named boat has never been ashore.

p.6 Wind Wafts - The steambarge Waterlily, from Montreal, called at Craig's wharf today.

The steamer Peter Smith, from Buffalo, was in port this morning. It is on the way to the gulf.

The steamer Persia will arrived at Craig's wharf tomorrow morning at seven o'clock instead of Sunday morning.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Oct 1899