The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Feb 1900


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p.3 The R. & O. Company's Statement - annual figures, comparing 1898 to 1899.

p.6 The Transportation Talk - in House of Commons - proposed work at Colborne harbor discussed and costs disputed; dredging of the channel through St. Clair flats had resulted in a fall of five feet in the level of the water in Lake Huron.

Incidents of the Day - Government engineer Kirby, Ottawa, was in the city yesterday, inspecting the Portsmouth pier.

Feb. 17, 1900

p.2 Fine Cut Of A Kingston Yacht - In the last issue of the Rudder, a New York yachting periodical, appears a fine photograph of the Whistlewing, W.C. Kent's fast yacht. The picture has Cedar Island for a background, and shows the Whistlewing running at full blast and standing on one runner.

p.5 Ice Yacht Races Unfinished - lack of wind.


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Date of Publication:
16 Feb 1900
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KN.16850
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Feb 1900