The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Feb 1900

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p.6 Incidents of the Day - Davis & Sons, shipbuilders, have commenced the construction of the steamer for which they were rewarded the contract by a Rat Portage company. The steamer is seventy feet in length and 16 1/2 feet beam. It will carry passengers and freight on the Lake of the Woods.

Feb. 9, 1900

p.2 Personal Mention - Architect Noble of the public works department, arrived in the city last night to resume work on the lighthouse on Snake Island shoal.

Feb. 10, 1900

p.2 Personal Mention - Breden Orr, keeper of the Snake Island lighthouse, was in the city today and drove W.H.F. Noble, government architect, out to the new lighthouse on Snake Island shoal.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Feb 1900