The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Oct 1900

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p.1 One Grave Holds Six - Capt. James Corrigan's family, who drowned when his schooner yacht Idler capsized in a squall off Cleveland on July 7th.

Occurred At Good Time - Port Dalhousie, Oct. 11th - gates badly damaged last night, but business is slow.



The tug Hall cleared with three grain laden barges for Montreal to-day.

At Richardsons' elevator: Schooners Kate, Laura D. and Idlewild, from bay ports.

The schooner New Dominion has arrived at the spile dock with coal from Charlotte.

The steamyacht Jessie N., from Alexandria Bay, went up the Rideau canal last evening.

The schooner Jamieson, from Newcastle, unloaded a cargo of barley at Mooers' elevator to-day.

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

The S.S. Bannockburn cleared last night for Fort William. She took three barges as far as Charlotte to load coal.

p.5 Incidents of the Day - The sloop Volunteer cleared today for Cape Vincent with lumber and shingles.

p.8 The St. Lawrence Canal - 14-foot waterway will be ready by fall.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Oct 1900