The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 May 1900

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p.6 The Welland Canal Case - dynamiters again before the courts.


The schooner Eliza White arrived at Crawford's with coal.

The steamer North King, with flags flying, was in port yesterday.

Arrivals at Craig's wharf: Steamers Ocean from Toronto, and Persia, from Montreal.

The steamer Omaha, from Chicago, with corn, arrived to-day at Mooer's elevator.

Clearances: schooner Burton for Oswego, tug Spray and two barges, grain laden, for Montreal.

The tug Edmond and raft, from canal ports, with timber, passed here on Saturday night for Collins Bay.

The schooner S.H. Dunn, from Toledo, is in the Welland Canal along with the steamer Omaha, from Chicago, en route to Kingston.

Arrivals at Richardsons' elevator: Schooners Madcap, Eccles, and Maggie L., from bay ports with grain. At the M.T. company elevator, schooner Lydon, from Port Hope with wheat.

Schooner Thomas Howland Lost - Port Colborne, May 14th - Tugs coming in this harbor report foundering of schooner Thomas Howland, coal laden, off Windmill Point. Buffalo tugs were looking after the crew. It is thought no lives were lost.

Incidents of the Day - The steamer John J. Hill is returning to the upper lakes. Shipping trade in the Atlantic is dull.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 May 1900