The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Oct 1900

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p.2 Business of Council - Communications - W.J. Gates, asking for a portion of the cost of raising the barge City of Kingston. - Fire and light.



The sloop Rover cleared to-day for Rideau canal ports with a mixed cargo.

The steamer Alexandria, Brighton to Montreal, called at Craig's wharf last night.

There were about 15,000 bushels of wheat damaged in the steamer Tampa, docked at Midland.

The tug Nellie Reid and two grain laden barges cleared to-day from Richardsons' elevator for Montreal.

At Swift's wharf: Steamers James Swift, from Ottawa; Hamilton, from Hamilton; Algerian, from Montreal tonight.

At Richardsons' elevator: Schooner Katie Eccles, from lake ports; schooners Monitor and Ballou, and sloop Minnie, from bay ports.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Oct 1900