The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 Aug 1900

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The tug Hall, with three grain laden barges, cleared this morning for Montreal.

The schooner Straubenzie, coal laden, from Charlotte, is at the Kingston penitentiary.

The schooner Fabiola, coal laden, from Charlotte, arrived this morning at Swift and Co's wharf.

The schooner Mary Ann Lydon, light, cleared this morning for Charlotte to load coal for this port.

The schooners Burton and Acacia, light, cleared this morning for Sodus to load coal for this port.

The M.T. company barge Colborne was this morning hauled out on the company's ways to receive a thorough caulking.

Called at Swift & Co's wharf to-day: Steamer Spartan, on down trip; steamer Corsican, on up trip; steamer Rideau Queen, from Ottawa.

Accident to Steamer Unique - one of water tube heads blew out, allowing the water to escape from the boiler, and putting out the fires; towed to Alexandria Bay by steamer St. Lawrence.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 Aug 1900