The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Jun 1900

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p.1 Steamer Hits Hidden Shoal - New Island Wanderer hits shoal between Alexandria Bay and Clayton, in fog; got off in seven hours.



The schooner Collier cleared this morning for Sodus.

The M.T. company barge Chicago is in Davis' dry dock for repairs.

The steamer Melbourne from Montreal called at Craig's wharf to-day.

The schooner Acacia cleared for Sodus and the schooner Eliza White for Oswego.

Extensive repairs are being made to the steamer Islander of the white squadron.

The S.S. Rosemount and consorts are expected at the M.T. company elevator tomorrow.

The repairs to the steamer James Swift were completed at Davis dry dock last night.

The schooners Madcap and Katie Eccles from bay ports unloaded grain at Richardsons' elevator.

The tug Edmond and barges from Bedford Mills with cordwood arrived at Booth's wharf to-day.

The steamer Toronto arrived at Swift's wharf early this morning on her first trip of the season, and left again for Prescott. She arrived up again this afternoon.

p.8 Incidents of the Day - The steamer Toronto on her return trip from Prescott, touched at Swift & Co.'s wharf at five o'clock this afternoon.

Capt. Towers, of St. Catharines, was in the city today awaiting the arrival of the steamer Melborne, of which he will assume command.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Jun 1900