The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Jun 1900

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p.1 Steamer Haskell Disabled - Port Dalhousie, June 2nd - In coming down the canal the steamer Haskell struck some obstruction which broke her wheel and loosened her stern pipe, which has caused her to leak some. She is having marine diver Edward Smiley examine it before leaving for Ogdensburg, which will detain her here probably until morning. She is making very little water.



The steamers Algerian and Hamilton were at Swift's wharf last evening.

The tug Thomson arrived from Charlotte with 2 barges, coal-laden.

Called at Craig's wharf: Steamer Alexandria and propeller Arabian, from Montreal.

Arrivals at Richardsons' elevator: Schooners Katie Eccles, Madcap and Laura D. from bay ports.

The steamer Cuba had her grain cargo lightered at Mooer's elevator last night, and proceeded to Montreal.

Arrivals to-day at the M.T. company elevator: S.S. Rosemount and consorts and steamer Glengarry and consort, from Fort William, with 250,000 bushels of wheat.

The steamer America was to have taken an excursion from Gananoque to Alexandria Bay this afternoon, but the trip was postponed until Monday.

p.5 Incidents of the Day - The dredge Queen has finished operations at the lower end of the harbor, and will leave for Deseronto.

The steamer Islander left this afternoon for Clayton to commence her route between that place and Alexandria Bay.

The steamer D.D. Calvin is loading at Owen Sound, and in a day or two will leave for Garden Island with a large cargo of lumber. She has been all around Manitoulin island, picking up logs and rafts.

p.8 It Has Been Released - Wm. Lesslie, of the Collins Bay rafting company, has succeeded in releasing the Scottish King at Newfoundland, to take to St. John's.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Jun 1900